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Quartz on Siderite from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

 
Quartz on Siderite from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Quartz on Siderite from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Quartz on Siderite from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Quartz on Siderite from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Quartz on Siderite from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 65346
Mineral:Quartz on Siderite
Locality:Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Description:Large 31 mm lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystal surrounded by smaller limonite-stained brown quartz crystals to 6 mm on brown siderite intergrown with quartz. Quartz crystals, especially this large, were uncommon at this historic mine. Ex. Irving Horowitz collection #1737
Overall Size:7x7x5 cm
Crystals:3-31 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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