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Zircon from Freeman Mine, Tuxedo, 3.2 km south of Zirconia, Henderson County, North Carolina

 
Zircon from Freeman Mine, Tuxedo, 3.2 km south of Zirconia, Henderson County, North Carolina

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Zircon from Freeman Mine, Tuxedo, 3.2 km south of Zirconia, Henderson County, North Carolina

DESCRIPTION:No. 14272
Mineral:Zircon
Locality:Freeman Mine, Tuxedo, 3.2 km south of Zirconia, Henderson County, North Carolina
Description:Doubly-terminated zircon crystal that fluoresces yellow under UV illumination. The crystal has small intersecting crystals and one contact on a corner from a missing crystal.
Overall Size:11x8x8 mm
Crystals:11 mm
Status: For reference only
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