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

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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 60143
Mineral:Prehnite with Apophyllite and Calcite
Locality:O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Double-sided cluster of translucent green prehnite crystals in spherical aggregates to 8 mm. The rear of the prehnite has overgrowth of lustrous transparent colorless apophyllite crystals to 1 mm and translucent colorless calcite crystals to 4 mm.
Overall Size:10x7.5x4 cm
Crystals:0.5-4.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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