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Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 15359
Mineral:Natrolite-Mesolite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Acicular white natrolite-mesolite crystals in radiating crystal aggregates on basalt matrix. The exact determination of whether this is natrolite or mesolite requires testing. Locals generically call these natrolite, but testing often yields mesolite. Collected in October 2001. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:12x12x10 mm
Crystals:2-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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