AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Pennsylvania > Anthophyllite

Search

 

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

   

Anthophyllite from Wissahickon Creek, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 
Anthophyllite from Wissahickon Creek, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Anthophyllite from Wissahickon Creek, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 27751
Mineral:Anthophyllite
Locality:Wissahickon Creek, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Description:Large cluster of anthophyllite crystals in radiating aggregates up to 10 mm diameter. In small voids, the anthophyllite crystals are terminated. Good specimen from inner Philadelphia (1/2 mile from city hall). Ex. Stuart F. Wise collection #258
Overall Size:14x10x6 mm
Crystals:4-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Mid-Atlantic, USA > Mica & other Silicates

 

  Buy Anthophyllite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Mica & other Silicates

 

 

 

© 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. ;