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Apophyllite on Prehnite from Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia

 
Apophyllite on Prehnite from Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia

Apophyllite on Prehnite from Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia

Apophyllite on Prehnite from Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 55100
Mineral:Apophyllite on Prehnite
Locality:Fairfax Quarry, 6.4 km west of Centreville, Fairfax County, Virginia
Description:Large plate of translucent green prehnite completely coated on one face with lustrous tabular colorless transparent apophyllite crystals to 10 mm. Collected in 1967 by John Medici (author of Minerals of the Fairfax Quarry, Centreville, Virginia in Min. Rec. v.3#4
Overall Size:10.5x10.5x4 cm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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