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Quartz var. Petrified Wood from Gibbsboro, Camden County, New Jersey

 
Quartz var. Petrified Wood from Gibbsboro, Camden County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Petrified Wood from Gibbsboro, Camden County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Petrified Wood from Gibbsboro, Camden County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 38359
Mineral:Quartz var. Petrified Wood
Locality:Gibbsboro, Camden County, New Jersey
Description:Two large specimens of petrified (silicified) wood with well defined wood grain visible on all surfaces. The original wood organic matter was replaced molecule by molecule by quartz (silica) leaving the original structure visible. Ex. Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia collection #7519, presented by Jas. T. Sullivan
Overall Size:19x8, 18x6 cm
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Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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