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Apophyllite with Chlorite inclusions with Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

 
Apophyllite with Chlorite inclusions with Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Apophyllite with Chlorite inclusions with Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Apophyllite with Chlorite inclusions with Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Apophyllite with Chlorite inclusions with Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Apophyllite with Chlorite inclusions with Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

Apophyllite with Chlorite inclusions with Prehnite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 80260
Mineral:Apophyllite with Chlorite inclusions with Prehnite
Locality:Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
Description:Sparkling double-sided cluster of lustrous transparent colorless apophyllite crystals to 5 mm colored green by microscopic chlorite inclusions, with minor translucent green prehnite. The apophyllite formed over a spherical mineral that dissolved away. 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:8x6x5 cm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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