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Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Rolling Hills condominium construction site, West Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Rolling Hills condominium construction site, West Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Rolling Hills condominium construction site, West Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Rolling Hills condominium construction site, West Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 52271
Mineral:Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite
Locality:Rolling Hills condominium construction site, West Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Compact crystallized quartz with elongated cavities where the quartz formed around slender anhydrite crystals up to 80 mm long. When the anhydrite crystals dissolved away it left molds of their shape in the quartz. The front face was sawn and polished. Ex. John Geiges collection #736
Overall Size:13x8x3 cm
Crystals:10-80 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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