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

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

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

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Franklinite from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 31484
Mineral:Franklinite
Locality:Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)
Description:Rich specimen of dark franklinite crystals in white calcite matrix. The franklinite crystals are octahedral form with rounded edges. The calcite fluoresces orange under UV illumination. Scattered imperfections.
Overall Size:6x5x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-11 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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