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Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Natrolite-Mesolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 50492
Mineral:Natrolite-Mesolite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Prismatic white natrolite-mesolite crystals on greenish basalt. The exact determination of whether this is natrolite or mesolite requires testing. Locals generically call these natrolite, but testing often yields mesolite, the calcium dominant analog. Ex. John Geiges collection #741
Overall Size:5x3.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:6-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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