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Prehnite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

 
Prehnite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Prehnite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 53455
Mineral:Prehnite
Locality:O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Large specimen of green-gray basalt with large 9 cm cavity lined with lustrous translucent yellow-green prehnite. The prehnite crystals are in an 8-10 mm thick layer with radiating internal structure and have lustrous termination faces on the surfaces. Collected ca. 1998
Overall Size:18x12x9 cm
Crystals:5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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