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|Sphalerite on Prehnite
|O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
|Large (for this species at this locality) 4 mm transparent yellow-green sphalerite crystal on translucent green prehnite with remnants of colorless calcite around the edges. Sphalerite is rare at this locality and sought-after by collectors. From my personal collection; collected by William (Bill) Barrett (1924-2018)
|For reference only
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