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Natrolite-Mesolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Natrolite-Mesolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Natrolite-Mesolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 65951
Mineral:Natrolite-Mesolite
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Spray of diverging lustrous transparent-to-translucent colorless natrolite-mesolite crystals with no matrix attached. Most local collectors label these specimens as natrolite, but Sinkankas states that most prove to be mesolite after testing. Collected ca. 1990
Overall Size:6x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:15-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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