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Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

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Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 79721
Mineral:Pectolite with Pyrite and Apophyllite on Datolite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Radiating fibrous white pectolite crystals in aggregates to 24 mm diameter with pink color on the termination surfaces, colorless transparent apophyllite and yellow-metallic pyrite microcrystals, over lustrous translucent green datolite crystals to 4 mm. Collected in 1990s by Prof. Martin Becker, author of Recent Mineral Finds at the Millington Quarry in Rocks and Minerals v.73 #5
Overall Size:8x7x6.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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