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Quartz var. Amethyst from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Quartz var. Amethyst from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Amethyst from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Amethyst from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 50178
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethyst
Locality:Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Excellent example of purple amethyst quartz crystals lining a cavity in basalt. The amethyst crystals are lustrous, transparent with deep color. Ex. John Geiges collection #1013; ex. Lawrence H. Conklin (1933-2016); ex. Anthony Schumacher (1894-1965)
Overall Size:10x5x5 cm
Crystals:5-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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