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Ferberite pseudomorph after Scheelite from Long Hill Mine, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut

 
Ferberite pseudomorph after Scheelite from Long Hill Mine, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut

Ferberite pseudomorph after Scheelite from Long Hill Mine, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 69743
Mineral:Ferberite pseudomorph after Scheelite
Locality:Long Hill Mine, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Description:Well-defined black ferberite pseudomorph after a tabular scheelite crystal with colorless microcrystals of an unidentified mineral. The scheelite crystallized first, then altered to ferberite, maintaining the shape of the original scheelite crystal. Ex. Irving Horowitz collection #792
Overall Size:3.5x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:30 mm pseudo
Status: For reference only
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