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Chrysocolla and Bornite in Calcite from Weldon's Stone Quarry, Scotch Plains, New Jersey

 
Chrysocolla and Bornite in Calcite from Weldon's Stone Quarry, Scotch Plains, New Jersey

Chrysocolla and Bornite in Calcite from Weldon's Stone Quarry, Scotch Plains, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 59730
Mineral:Chrysocolla and Bornite in Calcite
Locality:Weldon's Stone Quarry, Scotch Plains, New Jersey
Description:Small pocket 20 mm across in white calcite lined with rare (for this locality) pale-green chrysocolla in hemispherical aggregates to 1 mm. Dark metallic bornite crystals are embedded in the calcite throughout and could be exposed more with HCL. Ex Jeff Weissman collection #1266; ex. Betts #11584; ex. Cilen collection #9385
Overall Size:8x7x5 cm
Crystals:micro to 3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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