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Prehnite pseudomorphs after Glauberite with Calcite from Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Prehnite pseudomorphs after Glauberite with Calcite from Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Glauberite with Calcite from Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Glauberite with Calcite from Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 49357
Mineral:Prehnite pseudomorphs after Glauberite with Calcite
Locality:Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous translucent green prehnite pseudomorphs after blocky glauberite crystals to 15 mm long, with transparent rhombohedral colorless calcite crystals to 8 mm. The glauberite formed first, was overgrown with prehnite, then the glauberite dissolved.
Overall Size:4x2.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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