2.3" Shiny Sharp Black BABINGTONITE Crystals Roncari Quarry Connecticut for sale

Product Code: EB0419BABCT4
Availability: In Stock
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Location Roncari Quarry, East Granby, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Size 2.3" x 2.1" x 1.5"
Suggested Stand Small 2" Peg Stand

Here is a specimen of the uncommon mineral babingtonite, from the Roncari Quarry in Connecticut, where babingtonite crystals are rare. The crystals are sharply formed and are colored a lustrous jet black and have a brilliant, wet look luster. They sit in a vug in basalt lined with quartz, and there is no damage. This is a rare Connecticut classic; it was collected in the 1960s.