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Calcite (twinned crystals) from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Calcite (twinned crystals) from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 50002
Mineral:Calcite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Unusually large translucent gray scalenohedral calcite crystals twinned in the C-axis {001}. The calcite crystals are internally zoned with dark inclusions, probably chamosite. Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #3725
Overall Size:14x14x6 cm
Crystals:4-135 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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