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Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

 
Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 73070
Mineral:Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz
Locality:Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Three parallel lustrous doubly-terminated transparent pale-smoky quartz crystals to 21 mm on the edge of a milky quartz fragment surrounded by smaller translucent white doubly-terminated quartz crystals to 3 mm and tan colored cookeite microcrystals. From the collection of Frank C. Perham (b. 1934-), namesake of the mineral species Perhamite
Overall Size:6.5x5x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 21 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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