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Gmelinite and Calcite on Prehnite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

 
Gmelinite and Calcite on Prehnite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Gmelinite and Calcite on Prehnite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Gmelinite and Calcite on Prehnite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Gmelinite and Calcite on Prehnite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

Gmelinite and Calcite on Prehnite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 81617
Mineral:Gmelinite and Calcite on Prehnite
Locality:Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Description:Rhombic translucent pink-gray gmelinite crystals to 10 mm with colorless transparent calcite crystals to 2 mm, with satin surface luster, on a plate of translucent green prehnite on basalt. Gmelinite is one of the rarer zeolites from this quarry. Ex. R. Klinger collection
Overall Size:7.5x5.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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