Mineral Specimen #4753 Rhodonite, Calcite, Franklinite, minor Willemite
Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey
Small, well formed, rosy pink colored Rhodonite crystals in a matrix of off white colored Calcite on a bed of black colored, massive Franklinite. Under SW UV, the Calcite strongly fluoresces red/orange.
Condition: Fairly Good
Flaws: Many of the crystals are incomplete.
5 x 5.2 x 3.2 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From New York, New Jersey and New England | Inosilicates | Calcite | Oxides and Hydroxides | Fluorescents | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars