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Galena Galena

Galena - a single dull grey metallic crystal associated with quartz - from Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire.

Cosmetic holder Cosmetic holder

Cosmetic holder of scraped animal hide (tandu), for galena which is worn around the eyes: Africa, West Africa, Northern Nigeria, Nassarawa Province, Hausa people, early 20th century

Bead Bead

Bead made from lead ore, Neolithic, excavated from a chambered cairn at Quanterness, Orkney

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