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Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 46976
Mineral:Natrolite-Mesolite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Acicular white radiating spray formation of natrolite-mesolite crystals in a shallow cavity in basalt. The exact determination of natrolite or mesolite requires testing. Locals generically call these natrolite, but testing often yields mesolite. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:6.5x5.5x4 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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