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Zincite and Franklinite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

 
Zincite and Franklinite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Zincite and Franklinite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 11647
Mineral:Zincite and Franklinite
Locality:Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey
Description:Blood-red irregular crystals of zincite to 5 mm intermixed with rounded gray metallic franklinite crystals to 5 mm in white calcite matrix. The calcite fluoresces orange under UV illumination. Type locality
Overall Size:9x5x3 cm
Crystals:2-4 mm
Status: For reference only
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