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Datolite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Datolite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Datolite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Datolite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 48860
Mineral:Datolite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Hemispherical formation of pale-green datolite pseudomorphs after a radiating spray of prismatic anhydrite crystals to 50 mm long. The anhydrite formed first, was overgrown by datolite microcrystals, then the anhydrite dissolved leaving rhombic cavities. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #Z160
Overall Size:11x9x6 cm
Crystals:25-50 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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