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

    This substantial Fluorescent mineral features sharp Calcite crystals which glow an intense orange. The rest of the specimen is sprinkled with neon lime green Willemite and black Franklinite. The combination is electric, and this presents as one fascinating specimen measuring nearly 9 inches (22.5 cm) in length. From one of the top localities for the type, this is an exceptional and large representation of the "common" material with a very unique and stunning habit.
    Overall Measurements: 8.86 x 5.31 x 3.54 inches (22.50 x 13.50 x 9.00 cm)

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


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2021
    17th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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