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Pyrite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Pyrite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pyrite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 49113
Mineral:Pyrite on Datolite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Translucent green datolite crystals to 5 mm across with large, well formed cubic pyrite crystals to 5 mm across. Pyrite crystals (a sulfide mineral) are rare in NJ zeolite cavities and these were the largest I ever collected. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:8.5x7x3 cm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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