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Apophyllite with Calcite and Pyrite from Bergen Hill, Hudson County, New Jersey

 
Apophyllite with Calcite and Pyrite from Bergen Hill, Hudson County, New Jersey

Apophyllite with Calcite and Pyrite from Bergen Hill, Hudson County, New Jersey

Apophyllite with Calcite and Pyrite from Bergen Hill, Hudson County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 38407
Mineral:Apophyllite with Calcite and Pyrite
Locality:Bergen Hill, Hudson County, New Jersey
Description:Exceptionally large plate of colorless apophyllite crystals up to 10 mm with translucent yellow calcite crystals up to 12 mm and small metallic pyrite crystals up to 0.5 mm. An old pen-and-ink label attached indicates this was from Vaux. Ex. W.S. Vaux (1811-1882) collection of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia collection #24039
Overall Size:35x24x7 cm
Crystals:0.5-10.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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