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Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Interstate 80 road cut, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Interstate 80 road cut, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Interstate 80 road cut, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Interstate 80 road cut, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Interstate 80 road cut, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Interstate 80 road cut, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Interstate 80 road cut, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 69879
Mineral:Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite
Locality:Interstate 80 road cut, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous translucent green epimorphs after bladed anhydrite crystals to 30 mm with lustrous crystal faces on the surfaces. The anhydrite crystals formed first and were overgrown with prehnite crystals, then the anhydrite dissolved leaving hollow molds. Collected in October 1969
Overall Size:8x6x4.5 cm
Crystals:10-30 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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