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Calcite and Chabazite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

 
Calcite and Chabazite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Calcite and Chabazite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Calcite and Chabazite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Calcite and Chabazite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite and Chabazite from O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 73332
Mineral:Calcite and Chabazite
Locality:O and G Industries Southbury Quarry, Southbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Lustrous transparent pale-yellow cubic calcite crystals to 7 mm with lustrous translucent pink-orange chabazite crystals to 1.5 mm in a small cavity lined with colorless datolite. The calcite crystals appear to be interpenetrant twinned crystals. From my personal collection; collected in 1992
Overall Size:5.5x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:0.5-7.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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