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Apophyllite on Calcite and Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Apophyllite on Calcite and Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Apophyllite on Calcite and Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Apophyllite on Calcite and Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 60193
Mineral:Apophyllite on Calcite and Quartz
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Large 40 mm lustrous transparent-to-translucent apophyllite crystal on greenish basalt coated with colorless translucent rhombohedral calcite crystals to 3 mm and lustrous transparent quartz crystals to 1 mm. The apophyllite was restored (glued). Ex Jeff Weissman collection #451; collected by Kurt Hennig
Overall Size:10x8x5 cm
Crystals:1-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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