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Object Name Galena
Object Description Sample of tarnished silver, metallic, massive galena with brassy yellow, metallic, massive chalcopyrite intergrown. Sample also has a thin crust of tiny tetrahedral chalcopyrite covering several surfaces, including stalactitic formations near the applied label. This sample is included in the Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C. and can be found on page 123. It was a part of the college's original acquisition from Thomas Cooper in 1821.
Collector Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Place of Origin United Kingdom/England/Derbyshire
People Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839
Search Terms Catalogue of the Collection of Minerals in the College of S. C.
Dimensions H-4.11 W-6.04 L-7.875 cm
Catalog Number 1402