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Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 50005
Mineral:Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite
Locality:Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Large plate of quartz epimorphs after prismatic anhydrite crystals to 35 mm. The anhydrite crystallized first, then was surrounded (coated) with later quartz microcrystals, finally the anhydrite dissolved leaving rhombic molds after anhydrite. Ex. J. Durkos collection #z171
Overall Size:18x10x5 cm
Crystals:10-35 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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