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Mineral Specimen No. 75897:
Actinolite-Tremolite in Aragonite-Calcite for sale from Verdolite Quarry, north of Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

This mineral specimen Actinolite-Tremolite in Aragonite-Calcite from Verdolite Quarry, north of Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 75897:

Mineral Species: Actinolite-Tremolite in Aragonite-Calcite.
Location of origin: Verdolite Quarry, north of Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
Description: Lustrous white actinolite-tremolite crystals in white aragonite-calcite with extreme deformation of the actinolite-tremolite crystals (one group forming a U-shape). The label categorized the crystals as asbestos, but there are no fibers. LW fluorescent. Ex. Harry W. Eichel, Jr. (1914-1990); ex. Phil-Mont Christian Academy.
Overall size: 8x7.5x4.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 5-35 mm
Price: $55 (plus shipping).

Mineral Actinolite-Tremolite in Aragonite-Calcite for sale from Verdolite Quarry, north of Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Detail view of mineral Actinolite-Tremolite in Aragonite-Calcite for sale from Verdolite Quarry, north of Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Photographs Above: daylight illumination.
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Fluorescent illuminated mineral Actinolite-Tremolite in Aragonite-Calcite for sale from Verdolite Quarry, north of Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Cabinet-sized Specimen

     


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