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Scapolite with Zircon from Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California

 
Scapolite with Zircon from Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California

Scapolite with Zircon from Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California

Scapolite with Zircon from Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California

Scapolite with Zircon from Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Scapolite with Zircon from Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 51238
Mineral:Scapolite with Zircon
Locality:Crestmore Quarry, Riverside County, California
Description:Vein of translucent white prismatic scapolite crystals that were etched from gray calcite-marble. Several small brown zircon crystals are scattered throughout and fluoresce bright orange under UV illumination. Collected ca. 1930. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #350a, employed at Crestmore 1951-1969, gift from Col. Clarence Marvin Jenni (1896-1973) in 1956
Overall Size:10x9x2 cm
Crystals:5-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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