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Augite var. Jeffersonite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

 
Augite var. Jeffersonite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

Augite var. Jeffersonite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

Augite var. Jeffersonite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

Augite var. Jeffersonite from Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 78114
Mineral:Augite var. Jeffersonite
Locality:Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous black jeffersonite partial crystal, the zinc- and manganese-rich variety of augite, with no matrix attached. The jeffersonite crystal has slightly waxy luster and several voids in the surfaces are lined with rounded crystal faces. Collected April 1993
Overall Size:4x2.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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