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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Chalcopyrite and Galena

Identifier:
2019.1.2041
Description:
Chalcopyrite is a copper and iron sulfide mineral that is often found with pyrite, chalcocite, or gold. It can also be found in metamorphic rocks. This specimen also includes galena, a sulfide and the most common lead mineral.

Chalcopyrite Formula: CuFeS2
Galena Formula: PbS
Source:
Museum Collection
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