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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 44764
Mineral:Bustamite, Willemite, Calcite, Franklinite
Locality:Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Bustamite and Franklinite*Franklinite)
Description:Orange-pink bustamite with green willemite, dark -metallic franklinite and minor colorless calcite. The willemite fluoresces green and the calcite fluoresces orange under UV illumination. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection #44
Overall Size:5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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