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Quartz with Magnesite, Kyanite, Almandine from Becker Quarry, West Willington, Connecticut

 
Quartz with Magnesite, Kyanite, Almandine from Becker Quarry, West Willington, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 8884
Mineral:Quartz with Magnesite, Kyanite, Almandine
Locality:Becker Quarry, West Willington, Connecticut
Description:Complex quartz crystals exhibiting Tessin habit growth, reverse scepters and other unique shapes in transparent crystals to 5 mm long. Very rare occurrence. See article The Remarkable Quartz Crystals of West Willington, Tolland County, Connecticut in Rocks and Minerals v.78 #4
Overall Size:8x4x2 cm
Crystals:4-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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