|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Pennsylvania > Vesuvianite|
|Locality:||Fritz Island Mines, Schuylkill River, 3.2 km south of Reading, Berks County, Pennsylvania|
|Description:||Sharp crystals of tan-colored vesuvianite on matrix of translucent green microcrystals (epidote?). The vesuvianite crystals are clean and well crystallized. They must have been protected by a calcite coating that was dissolved. Ex. John A. Manley (1861-1936) ca. 1890s|
|Overall Size:||6x4x3 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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