Spinel with Chondrodite
John Betts - Fine Minerals
Crudely crystallized purplish-gray octahedral Spinel crystals to 8 mm across in white marble with blebs of translucent orange-brown Chondrodite with an old pen-and-ink label. One 8 mm Spinel is well exposed and noticeably better than the other Spinels. Ex. J. Cilen (1916-1997) #17353; ex. Nérée Boubée (1806-1862) Comptoir Central d'Histoire Naturelle.
Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey.
4.0 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm.