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Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 51307
Mineral:Quartz var. Smoky Quartz with Goethite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Portion of a cavity in basalt with the inner surfaces lined with lustrous smoky quartz crystals. The quartz crystals have colorless milky centers and transparent smoky outer layers. Scattered black-brown goethite microcrystals are visible under 20x. Ex. John Geiges collection #381
Overall Size:8x8x6 cm
Crystals:micro to 6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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