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Pyrite and Apophyllite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Pyrite and Apophyllite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pyrite and Apophyllite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pyrite and Apophyllite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pyrite and Apophyllite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 76436
Mineral:Pyrite and Apophyllite on Prehnite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless apophyllite crystals to 1 mm and yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 1.5 mm over spherical formations of translucent green prehnite crystals. Pyrite, a sulfide mineral, is uncommon in NJ zeolite cavities. Collected in January 1995. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:20x14x13 mm
Crystals:micro to 1.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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