|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Connecticut > Babingtonite on Quartz
|Babingtonite on Quartz
|Cinque Quarry, East Haven, New Haven County, Connecticut
|Cluster of lamellar babingtonite crystals up to 10 mm long on matrix of colorless quartz crystals. The babingtonite has a yellow coating where they altered to actinolite (a frequent occurrence with babingtonite in near-surface localities).
|For reference only
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