Lead and antimony, 1869.

Lead and antimony, 1869.
4 0 c m
actual image size: 20cm x 32cm


Galena (sulphide of lead), Freyberg (probably Freiberg in Germany); cerusite (carbonate of lead), Leadhills, Scotland; phosphate of lead (pyromorphite), Hofsgrund, Baden; chromate of lead (crocoisite), Siberia; sulphide of antimony (stibnite), Felsobanya, Hungary. Illustration from 'Underground life, or, Mines and miners' by Louis Simonin (1830-1886), published in London in 1869.

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