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Gold & Other Minerals

Galena

Description:

This mineral specimen has been roughly shaped into a rectangular block as is standard in mineral specimen collections.  It has one earlier catalogue label stuck on it, reading 'A1236', and another label reading 'Galena Old Mine at Strathmadie. 3 miles East of Newton Stewart'.

Materials/Media:
stone - galena
Dimensions:
width 100mm, depth 50mm, length 120mm
Source:
The Stewartry Museum
Accession number:
STEWM:2544
Digital Number:
SWMI012b
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council