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Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Quartz from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

 
Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Quartz from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Quartz from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Quartz from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Quartz from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Quartz from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Quartz from Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 71421
Mineral:Calcite with Marcasite inclusions on Quartz
Locality:Eastern Rock Products Quarry (Benchmark Quarry), St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York
Description:Transparent yellow-brown 32 mm calcite crystal included with filiform marcasite crystals to 4 mm, with lustrous transparent colorless quartz crystals to 30 mm. The calcite crystal contacted the matrix on the bottom and cleaved cleanly. From my personal collection; collected in 1994. See: Marcasite Inclusions in Calcite from St. Johnsville, NY. In Mineral News v.17 #6
Overall Size:5.5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-32 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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