|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Massachusetts > Babingtonite|
|Locality:||Aggregate Industries Quarry, Peabody, Essex County, Massachusetts|
|Description:||Rectangular plate of lustrous greenish-black babingtonite crystals, the State Mineral of Massachusetts, with remnants of colorless calcite that encompassed the babingtonite and was dissolved to expose the crystals. Ex. Miller #M3899; ex. E. Greene #SIL-188; collected by Dick Stenberg in the 1960s|
|Overall Size:||5.5x3.5x2 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from New England, USA > Mica & other Silicates|
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