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Pyrite on Quartz from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Pyrite on Quartz from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pyrite on Quartz from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 45798
Mineral:Pyrite on Quartz
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Small section of a quartz-lined cavity with bright yellow-metallic cubic pyrite crystals to 6.5 mm across. Pyrite is an uncommon mineral in the zeolite cavities of New Jersey, and this crystal is the largest I ever collected here. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:4x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-6.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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