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Mineral Specimen No. 78358:
Calcite for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey.

This mineral specimen Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 78358:

Mineral Species: Calcite.
Location of origin: Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey.
Description: Well-crystallized lustrous transparent colorless calcite crystals over a thin plate of prehnite. The calcite crystals are complex form, resembling octahedrons with truncated corner faces, and fluoresce orange under longwave UV illumination. Most of the crystals are complete and undamaged, but a few around the periphery are incomplete. Collected 23 November 1995. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed.
Overall size: 4x3x1 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 5-14 mm
Price: $24 (plus shipping).

Mineral Calcite for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Detail view of mineral Calcite for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Detail view of mineral Calcite for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Detail view of mineral Calcite for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Detail view of mineral Calcite for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Photographs above: Daylight illumination.
Photograph Below: UV illumination with 365 nm longwave (LW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Longwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Calcite for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

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