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Phenakite on Quartz from Lord Hill Quarry, Stoneham, Oxford County, Maine

 
Phenakite on Quartz from Lord Hill Quarry, Stoneham, Oxford County, Maine

Phenakite on Quartz from Lord Hill Quarry, Stoneham, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 15797
Mineral:Phenakite on Quartz
Locality:Lord Hill Quarry, Stoneham, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Many 1-2 mm crystals of rare phenakite in dense clusters perched on milky quartz crystals. The phenakite is elongated, colorless crystal with complex, irregular shapes. Looks great under magnification. Rare. Ex. R. D. O'Donnell collection #241
Overall Size:4x2.5x2 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: For reference only
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