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Calcite (twinned crystals) from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Calcite (twinned crystals) from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 50151
Mineral:Calcite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Transparent yellow rhombohedral calcite crystals exhibiting interpenetrant-twinning. The calcite crystals have a whitish frosted coating on the outer surfaces. Two corners are bruised. The calcite fluoresces moderately under UV illumination.
Overall Size:5x4x4 cm
Crystals:15-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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