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Celestine, Calcite and Chalcopyrite from Delaware Aqueduct Shaft 2A, Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York

 
Celestine, Calcite and Chalcopyrite from Delaware Aqueduct Shaft 2A, Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York

Celestine, Calcite and Chalcopyrite from Delaware Aqueduct Shaft 2A, Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York

Celestine, Calcite and Chalcopyrite from Delaware Aqueduct Shaft 2A, Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York

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Celestine, Calcite and Chalcopyrite from Delaware Aqueduct Shaft 2A, Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 49824
Mineral:Celestine, Calcite and Chalcopyrite
Locality:Delaware Aqueduct Shaft 2A, Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York
Description:Oblong cavity lined with transparent colorless calcite and celestine crystals to 1 mm with metallic chalcopyrite around the cavity perimeter. Collected from the dumps created by an access shaft to the aqueduct that supplies New York City with water. Collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:8.5x5.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 1 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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