|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Jersey > Gahnite|
|Locality:||Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey|
|Description:||Large black gahnite crystal with remnants of white calcite that fluoresces orange under SW UV illumination. The gahnite crystal is octahedral form with flat, lustrous faces that are pitted because it crystallized simultaneously with the calcite. Ex. Mort Metersky collection #Zn-36, director of International Calcite Collectors Association; ex. Fred Muth collection in 1973|
|Overall Size:||4x3x2.5 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
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