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Calcite on Datolite-Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Calcite on Datolite-Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite on Datolite-Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite on Datolite-Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite on Datolite-Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 78234
Mineral:Calcite on Datolite-Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless rhombohedral calcite crystals to 9 mm on pale-green datolite and prehnite pseudomorphs after plat anhydrite crystals to 25 mm. Anhydrite grew first, was coated with datolite and prehnite, then anhydrite dissolved. Collected 26 February 1995. This quarry is now closed forever and reclaimed
Overall Size:6x3x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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