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Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond on Dolomite with Pyrite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

 
Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond on Dolomite with Pyrite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond on Dolomite with Pyrite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond on Dolomite with Pyrite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond on Dolomite with Pyrite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond on Dolomite with Pyrite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond on Dolomite with Pyrite from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 71379
Mineral:Quartz var. Herkimer Diamond on Dolomite with Pyrite
Locality:Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York
Description:Lustrous transparent Herkimer diamonds, the variety of quartz crystal from the Herkimer region, to 34 mm surrounded by rhombic translucent yellow dolomite crystals to 4 mm with brown calcite crystals to 10 mm on gray dolostone. The rear was sawn. From my personal collection; collected in 1994
Overall Size:14x10x5 cm
Crystals:3-34 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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