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Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 64845
Mineral:Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite
Locality:Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystal pseudomorphs after bladed anhydrite crystals to 45 mm. The anhydrite crystallized first, was overgrown with quartz crystals, then the anhydrite dissolved leaving quartz shaped like anhydrite. Ex. St. Lawrence University Collection; ex. Howard E. Moore (1926-2011)
Overall Size:6.5x6x3 cm
Crystals:25-45 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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