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Prehnite from Hoxie Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Prehnite from Hoxie Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Prehnite from Hoxie Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Prehnite from Hoxie Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 34501
Mineral:Prehnite
Locality:Hoxie Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Thin plate of translucent green prehnite with distinct crystal faces visible on the surface. Remnants of brown pocket clay fill some crevices (can be cleaned further). This is one of only five specimens I have had from the Hoxie Quarry. Ex. John A. Manley (1861-1936) ca. 1890s
Overall Size:11x6x1.5 cm
Crystals:3-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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