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The Schwerdtfeger Library -- The Bentley Collection

A fine example of a plate snow crystal photographed nearly 100 years ago by Wilson Bentley at his outdoor laboratory in Jericho, Vermont. This beauty is referred to as a hexagonal (six-sided), sector-like plate crystal with extensions.

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