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Calcite with Hematite-Chamosite inclusions from Weldon Quarry, Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Calcite with Hematite-Chamosite inclusions from Weldon Quarry, Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite with Hematite-Chamosite inclusions from Weldon Quarry, Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite with Hematite-Chamosite inclusions from Weldon Quarry, Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite with Hematite-Chamosite inclusions from Weldon Quarry, Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite with Hematite-Chamosite inclusions from Weldon Quarry, Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 69578
Mineral:Calcite with Hematite-Chamosite inclusions
Locality:Weldon Quarry, Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Large transparent colorless scalenohedral calcite crystal with dark hematite-chamosite inclusions with smaller calcite crystals on the base. The surfaces of the calcite crystal have complex crystallization patterns and vary from glassy to waxy luster. Ex. St. Lawrence University Collection; ex. Howard E. Moore (1926-2011); collected ca. 1932
Overall Size:6x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 55 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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