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Titanite, Actinolite, Prehnite, Bornite from Centreville Quarry, Fairfax County, Virginia

 
Titanite, Actinolite, Prehnite, Bornite from Centreville Quarry, Fairfax County, Virginia

Titanite, Actinolite, Prehnite, Bornite from Centreville Quarry, Fairfax County, Virginia

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Titanite, Actinolite, Prehnite, Bornite from Centreville Quarry, Fairfax County, Virginia

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Titanite, Actinolite, Prehnite, Bornite from Centreville Quarry, Fairfax County, Virginia

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Titanite, Actinolite, Prehnite, Bornite from Centreville Quarry, Fairfax County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 58079
Mineral:Titanite, Actinolite, Prehnite, Bornite
Locality:Centreville Quarry, Fairfax County, Virginia
Description:Lustrous transparent brown titanite crystals to 4 mm with acicular green actinolite crystals to 1 mm over translucent green-gray prehnite with tarnished blue-black bornite on the edges. Requires magnification to appreciate. Ex. B. Gaber collection #646; ex. Paul Pohwat collection #38 (Mineral Collection Manager at Smithsonian)
Overall Size:7.5x4.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: For reference only
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