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Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, 4.5 km northwest of Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey

 
Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, 4.5 km northwest of Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey

Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, 4.5 km northwest of Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey

Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, 4.5 km northwest of Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey

Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, 4.5 km northwest of Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey

Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, 4.5 km northwest of Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey

Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, 4.5 km northwest of Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 73785
Mineral:Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble
Locality:Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, 4.5 km northwest of Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey
Description:Rich cluster of transparent yellow sphalerite (50% of the specimen) intermixed with purple-to-gray transparent fluorite in translucent white marble from the famous one-time-find of Mississippi Valley-Type mineralization encountered in 1992-3. From my personal collection; collected in 1992 during the FOMS field trip
Overall Size:14x8x7 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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