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Zincite, Franklinite, Willemite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Zincite and Franklinite)

 
Zincite, Franklinite, Willemite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Zincite and Franklinite)

Zincite, Franklinite, Willemite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Zincite and Franklinite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 28008
Mineral:Zincite, Franklinite, Willemite
Locality:Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Zincite and Franklinite)
Description:Heavy mass of blood-red zincite with dark metallic franklinite crystals and scattered brown willemite crystals. The willemite fluoresces bright green under UV illumination. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:9x5x4 cm
Crystals:2-4 mm
Status: For reference only
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