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Prehnite pseudomorph after Anhydrite from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts

 
Prehnite pseudomorph after Anhydrite from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts

Prehnite pseudomorph after Anhydrite from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts

Prehnite pseudomorph after Anhydrite from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts

Prehnite pseudomorph after Anhydrite from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts

DESCRIPTION:No. 14234
Mineral:Prehnite pseudomorph after Anhydrite
Locality:Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts
Description:Lustrous translucent green prehnite epimorph after bladed anhydrite crystals to 40 mm long. The anhydrite crystallized first, was overgrown with prehnite crystals on three sides, then the anhydrite dissolved leaving a hollow cavity with one side open. Repaired.
Overall Size:6x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:3-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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