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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 44374
Mineral:Hodgkinsonite and Franklinite
Locality:Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Hodgkinsonite and Franklinite)
Description:Translucent pink hodgkinsonite with dark metallic franklinite with prominent parting planes throughout. The center of the specimen has a shallow depression with many hodgkinsonite crystals in varying crystal forms. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection #367
Overall Size:6x4.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:0.5-3.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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