Description

    Fluorescent Mineral Sphere
    Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill
    Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co.
    New Jersey, USA


    This undeniably attractive material has been cut and polished into a stunning sphere. This planetary-esque sphere features bright orange Calcite interspersed with specks of bright green Willemite. A lot of rough fluorescent material would have been needed to create this sizable orb. This medium sized sphere is in excellent condition and exhibits a nice cut and polish with a dense heavy weight.
    Overall Measurements: 3.50 inches (8.89 cm) in diameter

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    4th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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