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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite, Apophyllite, Pyrite on Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Calcite, Apophyllite, Pyrite on Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 78364
Mineral:Calcite, Apophyllite, Pyrite on Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Translucent pale-yellow cubic calcite crystals to 4 mm with lustrous transparent colorless apophyllite crystals to 2 mm and cubic yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 1 mm on a translucent pale-green prehnite pseudomorph after anhydrite crystals to 60 mm. The calcite fluoresces yellow-white under UV illumination. Collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:7x3x1 cm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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