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Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 77939
Mineral:Pectolite, Prehnite, Datolite
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Fibrous white pectolite crystals to 22 mm in tapered radial aggregates to 34 mm on translucent green botryoidal prehnite with scattered lustrous transparent pale-green datolite crystals to 5 mm. The pectolite terminations surfaces fluoresce under UV. Collected by Nick Facciolla (1907-2008), author of Minerals of Laurel Hill, N.J.
Overall Size:4.5x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:3-22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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