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Quartz var. Milky Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Quartz var. Milky Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Milky Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Milky Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 63670
Mineral:Quartz var. Milky Quartz
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Triangular cavity that formed in the spaces between pillow basalts lined with lustrous translucent pale-gray quartz crystals. The outer surfaces of the quartz pocket are porous where they formed over a mineral that later dissolved. Ex. Irving Horowitz collection #2951, collected in 1987
Overall Size:12x10x8 cm
Crystals:5-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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