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MD-133451
Zincite
Thumbnail, 3.1 x 1.9 x 1.5 cm
Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
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A SUPERB, GEMMY, 1.6 cm, cherry-red zincite crystal aesthetically set on matrix of calcite, willemite and franklinite from Sterling Hill. The zincite crystal is nicely terminated and has a bit of embedded calcite. CLASSIC and very DESIRABLE material from this famed locality. The calcite and willemite are beautifully fluorescent, as you would expect. Ex. George Ellling Collection.