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Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 62508
Mineral:Chalcocite with Chrysocolla in Calcite
Locality:Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Striated sooty-gray chalcocite crystals in translucent colorless calcite with green chrysocolla around the chalcocite. The calcite was dissolved to expose the chalcocite crystals. Collected by Kurt Hennig ca. 1990
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:5-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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