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Quartz var. Carnelian from Stirling Brook, Warren Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Quartz var. Carnelian from Stirling Brook, Warren Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Carnelian from Stirling Brook, Warren Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Carnelian from Stirling Brook, Warren Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 49063
Mineral:Quartz var. Carnelian
Locality:Stirling Brook, Warren Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Translucent amber-colored plate of carnelian variety of chalcedony quartz with botryoidal surfaces on the inner surfaces of the concave formation. The chalcedony formed in cavities in basalt that weathered away.
Overall Size:7x3.5x1.5 cm
Crystals:8 mm thick
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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