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Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Dolomite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

 
Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Dolomite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Dolomite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Dolomite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 53795
Mineral:Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Dolomite
Locality:Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York
Description:Translucent yellow calcite crystals to 40 mm with filiform marcasite inclusions to 4 mm on pinkish dolomite crystals to 3 mm. The calcite crystals were cleaned with weak acid resulting in lustrous surfaces with a mottled texture. Collected ca. 1992
Overall Size:4x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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