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Mcgovernite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Mcgovernite)

 
Mcgovernite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Mcgovernite)

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Mcgovernite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Mcgovernite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 44813
Mineral:Mcgovernite
Locality:Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Mcgovernite)
Description:Transparent brown mica-like mcgovernite crystals coating one face of calcite-willemite-franklinite matrix. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987)
Overall Size:15x13x12 mm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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