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Thaumasite on Prehnite from Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Thaumasite on Prehnite from Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Thaumasite on Prehnite from Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Thaumasite on Prehnite from Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 48536
Mineral:Thaumasite on Prehnite
Locality:Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:White-to-brown thaumasite microcrystalline crust over translucent yellow-green prehnite crystals to 4 mm on gray basalt. Under magnification the specimen appears to be coated to prevent loss of the thaumasite. Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #11891; ex. Ernest Weidhaas (1888-1974)
Overall Size:7x5x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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