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Apophyllite-(KOH) on Prehnite from Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia

 
Apophyllite-(KOH) on Prehnite from Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia

Apophyllite-(KOH) on Prehnite from Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia

Apophyllite-(KOH) on Prehnite from Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 22434
Mineral:Apophyllite-(KOH) on Prehnite
Locality:Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia
Description:Colorless crystals of apophyllite on green prehnite matrix. The apophyllite phyllite crystals are flattened, tabular crystals with lustrous, striated faces. Hard to photograph - must be seen in person to be appreciated.
Overall Size:6x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:5-24 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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