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Vivianite from Mullica Hill, Gloucester County, New Jersey

 
Vivianite from Mullica Hill, Gloucester County, New Jersey

Vivianite from Mullica Hill, Gloucester County, New Jersey

Vivianite from Mullica Hill, Gloucester County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 38420
Mineral:Vivianite
Locality:Mullica Hill, Gloucester County, New Jersey
Description:Crystallized mass of black vivianite crystals mixed with grainy brown limonite-siderite mixture. The vivianite formed from the phosphate of a buried animal that failed to fossilize, but decayed in place. Ex. Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia collection #22283, presented by Nicola d'Ascenzo (1871-1954)
Overall Size:10x8x4.5 cm
Crystals:3-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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