|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Jersey > Diopside (Pyroxene)|
|Locality:||Trenton and Belvidere R.R. on the Delaware River, Mercer County, New Jersey|
|Description:||Massive green diopside with prismatic green diopside crystals on three faces. The diopside crystals are lustrous, translucent green. Notable because it was from Leidy, Father of American Vertebrate Paleontology Ex. Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia collection #2847, presented by Dr. Jos. Leidy (1823-1891)|
|Overall Size:||12x7x6 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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