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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 42985
Mineral:Willemite with Zincite and Franklinite
Locality:Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Zincite and Franklinite)
Description:Bright green willemite with minor inclusions of red zincite and dark metallic franklinite. The willemite fluoresces bright green under UV illumination. The green color of the willemite is uncommon and highly sought by collectors.
Overall Size:10x7x6 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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