|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Jersey > Albite and Pyrite on Quartz
|Albite and Pyrite on Quartz
|Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
|Tapered translucent white albite crystals to 3 mm and yellow-metallic cubic pyrite crystals to 1 mm on transparent colorless quartz crystals to 1 mm coating greenish basalt. Both albite and pyrite are uncommon in the NJ basalt localities. Ex. John Geiges collection #349
|For reference only
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