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Hematite on Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Hematite on Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Hematite on Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 19991
Mineral:Hematite on Quartz
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Dramatic specimen of colorless quartz crystals up to 5 mm coated with blood-red hematite. Colorless calcite crystals are mixed between the quartz and do not have the hematite coating because the hematite was attracted to the piezoelectric quartz.
Overall Size:9x5x5 cm
Crystals:4-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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