Silberleithe, Biberwier, Lechtaler Alpen, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria
Heavy specimen of quartz and galena matrix coated with green pyromorphite micro crystals. Scattered over the pyromorphite are elongated, pale yellow cerussite crystals up to 5 mm long. Looks beautiful under magnification. Ex. Harvard Mineralogical Museum #76821. Overall size of mineral specimen: 9x6x5 cm. Size of individual crystals: micro to 5 mm.
© 2001 John H. Betts