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Magnetite from Laurel Hill (Snake Hill) Quarry, Secaucus, Hudson County, New Jersey

 
Magnetite from Laurel Hill (Snake Hill) Quarry, Secaucus, Hudson County, New Jersey

Magnetite from Laurel Hill (Snake Hill) Quarry, Secaucus, Hudson County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 31483
Mineral:Magnetite
Locality:Laurel Hill (Snake Hill) Quarry, Secaucus, Hudson County, New Jersey
Description:Single crystal (with two points on one corner) of dark metallic magnetite on greenish matrix. The magnetite crystal is octahedral form with lustrous faces that have pitted texture where it was intergrown with calcite that dissolved away.
Overall Size:5x2.5x1..5 cm
Crystals:12 mm
Status: For reference only
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