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Pyrite with minor Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Pyrite with minor Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pyrite with minor Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 77625
Mineral:Pyrite with minor Calcite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Large crystals (for the locality) of lustrous yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 8 mm with scattered translucent colorless calcite microcrystals on the surfaces. The pyrite crystals are cubic form, with octahedral corner faces. Pyrite is uncommon here. Collected 1 September 1996. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:15x13x8 mm
Crystals:micro to 8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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