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Rhodonite in Calcite-Franklinite (cabochon) from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

 
Rhodonite in Calcite-Franklinite (cabochon) from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

Rhodonite in Calcite-Franklinite (cabochon) from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Rhodonite in Calcite-Franklinite (cabochon) from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Rhodonite in Calcite-Franklinite (cabochon) from Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 77873
Mineral:Rhodonite in Calcite-Franklinite (cabochon)
Locality:Franklin District, Sussex County, New Jersey (Type Locality for Franklinite)
Description:Oval cabochon of pink rhodonite vein running through white calcite and black-metallic franklinite. The calcite fluoresces orange under UV illumination. Collected ca. 1985
Overall Size:55x30x9 mm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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