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Hardystonite, Calcite, Franklinite, Tephroite from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Hardystonite and Tephroite)

 
Hardystonite, Calcite, Franklinite, Tephroite from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Hardystonite and Tephroite)

Hardystonite, Calcite, Franklinite, Tephroite from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Hardystonite and Tephroite)

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Hardystonite, Calcite, Franklinite, Tephroite from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Hardystonite and Tephroite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 53033
Mineral:Hardystonite, Calcite, Franklinite, Tephroite
Locality:Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Hardystonite and Tephroite)
Description:Rich specimen of beige-colored hardystonite with dark-metallic franklinite, white calcite and purplish-brown tephroite plus seams of yellow willemite. Fluoresces under UV illumination: hardystonite = blue-purple, calcite = orange, willemite = green. Ex. Robert Hauck collection, co-founder of the Sterling Hill Mining Museum
Overall Size:9x7x5 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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