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Albite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Calcite and Pectolite from Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey

 
Albite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Calcite and Pectolite from Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey

Albite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Calcite and Pectolite from Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey

Albite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Calcite and Pectolite from Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey

Albite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Calcite and Pectolite from Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey

Albite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Calcite and Pectolite from Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey

Albite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Calcite and Pectolite from Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 64215
Mineral:Albite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Calcite and Pectolite
Locality:Scotch Plains, Union County, New Jersey
Description:Pink-orange albite pseudomorphs after bladed anhydrite crystals to 40 mm with yellow calcite crystals to 28 mm and pectolite to 6 mm. The anhydrite crystallized first, was overgrown by albite, finally the anhydrite dissolved leaving hollow pseudomorphs. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #6449, originally acquired in 1983, collected by Ken Walling in 1970
Overall Size:6.5x4.5x4 cm
Crystals:20-40 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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