|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Jersey > Calcite|
|Locality:||Route 80 road cut, 2.8 km west of the George Washington Bridge near Leonia, Bergen County, New Jersey|
|Description:||Double-sided plate of translucent calcite crystals collected during road work on Route 80 to stabilize the exposed rock face. The specimen formed in a fracture in the Palisades Sill that allowed several generations of mineralization. One-time find.|
|Overall Size:||5.5x5x2 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from New York & New Jersey, USA > Calcite Specimens|
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