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Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 76860
Mineral:Stilbite, Prehnite, Calcite, Quartz
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Elongated cavity in green basalt lined with lustrous transparent pale-brown bladed stilbite crystals to 5 mm with lustrous transparent colorless pseudo-cubic calcite crystals to 5 mm and pale green prehnite spheres to 3 mm on quartz crystals to 2 mm. Collected October 1994. The calcite fluoresces under LW and SW ultraviolet illumination.
Overall Size:16x9x7 cm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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