AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Jersey > Quartz var. Carnelian

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

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. 49064
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 one area, and impressions from quartz crystals in other areas. The chalcedony formed in cavities in basalt that weathered away.
Overall Size:4x4x1.5 cm
Crystals:15 mm thick
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from New York & New Jersey, USA > Quartz Specimens

 

  Buy Quartz var. Carnelian at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Quartz Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;