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Aragonite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Aragonite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Aragonite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 3713
Mineral:Aragonite
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Unique floater formation of white rounded aragonite crystals in interconnected formation. Hundreds of these were found years ago in a single pocket, none found since. Fluoresces white under UV illumination.
Overall Size:1x1x.5 cm
Crystals:2-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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