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Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 78355
Mineral:Calcite, Prehnite, Datolite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Large cluster of transparent colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals to 25 mm with pale-green translucent prehnite crystals in hemispherical formations to 4 mm diameter on translucent yellow-green datolite. The calcite crystals fluoresce under LW-SW UV illumination. Collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:9.5x8x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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