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Chondrodite from Tilly Foster Iron Mine, near Brewster, Putnam County, New York

 
Chondrodite from Tilly Foster Iron Mine, near Brewster, Putnam County, New York

Chondrodite from Tilly Foster Iron Mine, near Brewster, Putnam County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 14462
Mineral:Chondrodite
Locality:Tilly Foster Iron Mine, near Brewster, Putnam County, New York
Description:Large, dark red chondrodite crystals inmagnetite matrix. The largest chondrodite is well exposed and very complete, though not perfect. Old label on bottom has date of 1895. Hard to photograph - must be seen in person. Ex. Wallace Goold Levison collection (first editor of American Mineralogist magazine in 1919, and inventor of the first movie camera)
Overall Size:3.5x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:13-22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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