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Babingtonite and Prehnite from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts

 
Babingtonite and Prehnite from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts

Babingtonite and Prehnite from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts

DESCRIPTION:No. 12074
Mineral:Babingtonite and Prehnite
Locality:Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts
Description:Blocky black babingtonite crystals to 6 mm on green prehnite. The babingtonite is very lustrous and undamaged. A good specimen of the Massachusetts State Mineral. Ex. S. Nightingale collection #16
Overall Size:7x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:.5-6 mm
Status: For reference only
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