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Galena, also called lead glance, is the natural mineral form of lead(II) sulfide. It is the most important ore of lead and an important source of silver. Galena is one ...

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Galena is a lead sulfide mineral with a chemical composition of PbS. It is the ... They are called "argentiferous galena" because of their silver content. In these ...

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Galena is the most common mineral containing lead, and has been well-known throughout the centuries. It is often well crystallized and forms in many ...

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Galena is the primary ore mineral of lead. Worked for its lead ... Named by Pliny the Elder in 77-79 from the Greek "galene" meaning lead ore. Galena Group.

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Did you know... Galena is the most abundant lead mineral, has been mined for millennia, and remains our major source of that metal. It is a metallic, lead-gray ...

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May 18, 2017 ... Galena is the natural mineral form of lead sulfide. ... sharp wire known as a "cat's whisker," the galena crystal became part of a point-contact ...

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Comments: Galena on pyrrhotite. The crystals of galena reach to 1.5 cm across. All are cubic with octahedral modifications. Location: Dal'Negorsk, Russia.

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Galena is a common and popular mineral for rock hounds. ... navigating systems as well as all sorts of medical equipment -- in short, modern life as we know it.” ...

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Learn about the rocks and minerals like galena with photos, videos, origin of the ... as well as all sorts of medical equipment -- in short, modern life as we know it.

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Galena, also called lead glance, a gray lead sulfide (PbS), the chief ore mineral of lead. One of the most widely distributed sulfide minerals, it occurs in many ...