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Rhodonite with Franklinite, Willemite, Calcite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

 
Rhodonite with Franklinite, Willemite, Calcite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

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Rhodonite with Franklinite, Willemite, Calcite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 18263
Mineral:Rhodonite with Franklinite, Willemite, Calcite
Locality:Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)
Description:Bright pink rhodonite crystals in a compact, granular mass with veins running through of black franklinite, and colorless calcite and willemite. Pink rhodonite is one of the few colorful minerals from Franklin.
Overall Size:5x5x3 cm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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