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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

DESCRIPTION:No. 28781
Mineral:Apophyllite-(KOH) on Prehnite
Locality:Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia
Description:Green prehnite overgrown with colorless crystals of apophyllite up to 13 mm. The green prehnite has surfaces of many minute crystal faces (uncommon). The apophyllite is transparent (hard to photograph). No damage. Ex. Stuart F. Wise collection #200
Overall Size:6.5x6x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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