AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Jersey > Prehnite epimorph after Glauberite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Prehnite epimorph after Glauberite from Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Prehnite epimorph after Glauberite from Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 2524
Mineral:Prehnite epimorph after Glauberite
Locality:Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Rare green prehnite pseudomorphs (epimorphs) after glauberite. Usually glauberite dissolves long before prehnite formation in the zeolite sequence. From a one-time find at this seldom-collected quarry.
Overall Size:10x7x5 cm
Crystals:1-3 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Mid-Atlantic, USA > Pseudomorphs (False Form)

 

  Buy Prehnite epimorph after Glauberite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Pseudomorphs (False Form)

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;