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Calcite on Smoky Quartz from Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

 
Calcite on Smoky Quartz from Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

Calcite on Smoky Quartz from Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

Calcite on Smoky Quartz from Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 63673
Mineral:Calcite on Smoky Quartz
Locality:Upper Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey
Description:Large cluster of lustrous transparent smoky quartz crystals to 10 mm with partial overgrowth of translucent white scalenohedral calcite crystals to 15 mm. This quarry was not as extensively collected as the other NJ trap rock quarries nearby. Now closed. Ex. Irving Horowitz collection #2597
Overall Size:14x10x4 cm
Crystals:5-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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