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Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, New Haven County, Connecticut

 
Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, New Haven County, Connecticut

Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, New Haven County, Connecticut

Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, New Haven County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 44829
Mineral:Prehnite with Calcite
Locality:O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Circular cavity in greenish basalt lined with transparent yellow-green prehnite crystals in botryoidal aggregates to 12 mm diameter with a 6 mm calcite crystal. In the center of the cavity is a hemispherical prehnite pocket-heart with a hollow center.
Overall Size:12x11x6 cm
Crystals:3-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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