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Chalcocite on Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Chalcocite on Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Chalcocite on Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Chalcocite on Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Chalcocite on Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 49122
Mineral:Chalcocite on Calcite
Locality:Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Double-sided specimen of transparent-to-translucent yellow calcite crystals to 6 mm with metallic chalcocite crystals to 5 mm with dark patina. Chalcocite crystals are present on the front and rear. A rare NJ mineral and highly sought by collectors. Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #13388.
Overall Size:6x4x2 cm
Crystals:1-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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