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Babingtonite and Calcite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Babingtonite and Calcite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Babingtonite and Calcite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Babingtonite and Calcite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Babingtonite and Calcite on Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 78067
Mineral:Babingtonite and Calcite on Prehnite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Double-sided plate of lustrous translucent green prehnite with overgrowth on the front face of colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals to 1.2 mm with a cluster of lustrous black babingtonite crystals to 2 mm. Babingtonite was uncommon at Millington. Collected 26 February 1995. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:4x2x1.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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