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Quartz var. Smoky on Calcite with Hematite from McDowells' Quarry, Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

 
Quartz var. Smoky on Calcite with Hematite from McDowells' Quarry, Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Smoky on Calcite with Hematite from McDowells' Quarry, Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Smoky on Calcite with Hematite from McDowells' Quarry, Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Smoky on Calcite with Hematite from McDowells' Quarry, Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 46662
Mineral:Quartz var. Smoky on Calcite with Hematite
Locality:McDowells' Quarry, Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous di-pyramidal dark-smoky quartz crystals to 15 mm across on basalt coated with colorless rhombohedral translucent calcite crystals to 3 mm. One area has many bladed gray-metallic hematite crystals to 0.5 mm intergrown with the calcite crystals. Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #9444
Overall Size:6x6x4 cm
Crystals:0.2-15.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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