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Natrolite, Stilbite, Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Natrolite, Stilbite, Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Natrolite, Stilbite, Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Natrolite, Stilbite, Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Natrolite, Stilbite, Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Natrolite, Stilbite, Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Natrolite, Stilbite, Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 79730
Mineral:Natrolite, Stilbite, Calcite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Sprays of acicular white natrolite crystals to 30 mm long, with partial overgrowth of lustrous transparent colorless calcite crystals to 4 mm, on translucent bladed stilbite crystals to 6 mm in hemispherical beige-colored aggregates to 15 mm diameter. 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:6.5x4.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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