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Graphite var. Plumbago from Ticonderoga, Essex County, New York

 
Graphite var. Plumbago from Ticonderoga, Essex County, New York

Graphite var. Plumbago from Ticonderoga, Essex County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 72789
Mineral:Graphite var. Plumbago
Locality:Ticonderoga, Essex County, New York
Description:Compact crystallized mass of gray graphite. An historic graphite specimen from the famous Ticonderoga deposits first discovered in 1887 and operated until 1921 by the Dixon Ticonderoga Company, famous makers of pencils. Ex. W. B. Thompson collection; ex. John H. Marshall (1931-2008) #3831; ex. A.E. Seaman Museum collection #DM16951 (DM = Display Mineral)
Overall Size:7.5x4.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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