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Azurite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey

 
Azurite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Azurite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 22801
Mineral:Azurite
Locality:Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey
Description:Rare specimen of blue azurite in typical Franklin ore (willemite, franklinite) with a non-fluorescent yellow mineral (Clinohumite?) The willemite fluoresces bright green under UV illumination.
Overall Size:9x5x3 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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