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Prehnite (excellent - classic locale) viewBack to Weekly COLLECTION LIQUIDATION AUCTIONS - Dec 15,2011

Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
  • Starting Time:12/10/2011 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Ending Time:12/15/2011 06:37:00 PM(CST)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Size:11.0 x 8.5 x 4.3 cm
  • Size Description:CABINET

Description:An excellent large curved plate with spheres of moderately lustrous and translucent, mint-green prehnite to 1.6 cm across on weathered basalt. A few botryoids have a yellow-green tint, as a nice accent. A classic and showy US specimen from the famous Traprock quarries at Paterson. This specimen appears to be from an older find here. Ex Robert Whitmore Collection.

Prehnite (excellent - classic locale) - Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey Prehnite (excellent - classic locale) - Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Prehnite (excellent - classic locale) - Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey Prehnite (excellent - classic locale) - Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
Prehnite (excellent - classic locale) - Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey