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Willemite in Calcite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

 
Willemite in Calcite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

Willemite in Calcite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Willemite in Calcite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 57829
Mineral:Willemite in Calcite
Locality:Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey
Description:Translucent brown willemite crystal embedded in white calcite. Under SW UV illumination the willemite fluoresces bright green and the calcite fluoresces orange.
Overall Size:22x16x15 mm
Crystals:8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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