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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 79822
Mineral:Pectolite with Apophyllite on Datolite and Pyrite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Fibrous pink-white pectolite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 11 mm diameter, with partial overgrowth of transparent colorless apophyllite microcrystals and a 12 mm colorless calcite crystal, on green datolite crystals to 4 mm with 0.8 mm pyrite. 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:5.5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:0.8-5.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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