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Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

 
Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 55404
Mineral:Apophyllite on Prehnite with Calcite
Locality:O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Large cavity lined with lustrous transparent colorless apophyllite crystals to 5 mm on translucent green prehnite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 3 mm diameter with translucent colorless rhombohedral calcite crystals to 2 mm. From my personal collection; collected ca. 1989
Overall Size:12x11x10 cm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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