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Clinochlore with Chondrodite from Tilly Foster Iron Mine, near Brewster, Putnam County, New York

 
Clinochlore with Chondrodite from Tilly Foster Iron Mine, near Brewster, Putnam County, New York

Clinochlore with Chondrodite from Tilly Foster Iron Mine, near Brewster, Putnam County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 27735
Mineral:Clinochlore with Chondrodite
Locality:Tilly Foster Iron Mine, near Brewster, Putnam County, New York
Description:Dark green crystal of clinochlore up to 6 mm with red chondrodite crystals up to 1 mm. The matrix consists of massive chondrodite and clinochlore, but no void allowed for crystal development. From the classic mine, closed in 1897. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:8x6x3 cm
Crystals:.5-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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