|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Jersey > Datolite|
|Locality:||Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey|
|Description:||Plate of lustrous transparent green datolite crystals on greenish basalt. The datolite crystals have better transparency than usually found at Millington (which are usually translucent) and they exhibit double-refraction similar to calcite. 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:||8x5x2 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from New York & New Jersey, USA > Mica & other Silicates|
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