|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Jersey > Datolite|
|Locality:||Millington Quarry, State Pit, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey|
|Description:||Uncommonly transparent colorless datolite crystals lining one face of gray-brown basalt. The datolite crystals exhibit double refraction (similar to calcite) and the transparency of these crystals makes the phenomenon easily visible under magnification. Collected 16 April 1994. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed|
|Overall Size:||5x3.5x2.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from New York & New Jersey, USA > Datolite Specimens|
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