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Fluorite with Galena and Sphalerite - choice combination specimen from Hill-Ledford. Purple lustrous cubes of fluorite to 1.5 cm on edge set nicely on a matrix which is coated by shiny black sphalerite crystals averaging 2 mm in size. There are a number of lead gray lustrous galena crystals to 6 mm scattered about. From the Hill-Ledford Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois, USA.
Measures: 6 x 8 x 3.5 cm
Photo courtesy of Dan and Jill Weinrich