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Mineral Specimen No. 73480:
Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York.

This mineral specimen of Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York 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. 73480:

Minerals Species: Artinite and Hydromagnesite.
Location of mineral deposit: Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York.
Description: Classic specimen of acicular white artinite crystals to 5 mm and white hydromagnesite crystals to 1 mm on green serpentine found during construction of a sewer line on Spring Street in Staten Island, one of the five boroughs of New York City. The crystals grew in a constricted cavity preventing complete crystal development. Most visible crystals are complete and undamaged. Collected ca. 1972; See Rocks & Minerals, September 1973: Mineral Collecting in NYC..
Overall size of mineral specimen: 9.5x6.5x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 5 mm
Price: $55 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Mineral Specimens: Artinite and Hydromagnesite from Spring Street Excavation, Staten Island, New York City, New York

Cabinet-sized Specimen

     


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