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Bertrandite pseudomorph after Beryl from Biermann Quarry, Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut

 
Bertrandite pseudomorph after Beryl from Biermann Quarry, Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 17488
Mineral:Bertrandite pseudomorph after Beryl
Locality:Biermann Quarry, Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Description:Classic specimen of two bertrandite pseudomorphs after beryl crystals up to 4 cm long at opposite ends in gray quartz matrix. Stands upright nicely without additional support. John Hiller wrote about this site in Rocks and Minerals many years ago. Ex. Earle Sullivan collection (Ct.)
Overall Size:5x4.5x4 cm
Crystals:4 cm
Status: For reference only
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