Galena and Fluorite on Quartz with Sphalerite, Sub-Rosiclare Level, W. L. Davis/Deardorff Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Co., Cave-in-Rock District, Southern Illinois, Mined c. 1960’s, ex. Roy Smith Collection, Miniature, 4.7 x 5.0 x 6.5 cm, $250. Online Dec. 12.
Group of exceptionally high luster silvery metallic galena to 1.7 cm richly coating drusy quartz. Flip side of specimen shows classic association with dark purple fluorite and resinous brown sphalerite.