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Mineral Specimen No. 52626:
Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey.

This mineral specimen of Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 52626:

Minerals Species: Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt.
Location of mineral deposit: Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey.
Description: The finest known specimen from Chimney Rock of gray-metallic chalcocite crystals to 15 mm with green chrysocolla embedded in a vein of greenish calcite on one face of brown basalt. The vein split down the center revealing the many chalcocite crystals. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Collected by Kurt Hennig ca.1990.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 23x10x4 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-15 mm
Price: $2950 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Mineral Specimens: Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Mineral Specimens: Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Mineral Specimens: Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Mineral Specimens: Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Mineral Specimens: Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite on Basalt from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

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