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Quartz var. Amethystine Quartz on Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Quartz var. Amethystine Quartz on Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Amethystine Quartz on Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Quartz var. Amethystine Quartz on Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 76541
Mineral:Quartz var. Amethystine Quartz on Calcite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous transparent pale-pink amethystine quartz crystals to 9 mm on translucent pale-brown scalenohedral calcite crystals to 2 mm. Several of the quartz crystals are doubly terminated. Collected April 1994. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:25x14x12 mm
Crystals:1-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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