Mineral Detail
 
Mineral Name Zincite
Specimen Number F183
Record ID 6545
Locality Nickname Franklin, New Jersey
State New Jersey
County Sussex
Township Hardyston
Town Franklin
Mine  Franklin Mine
Mining District  Franklin Mining District
Min Dat Locality Page  http://www.mindat.org/loc-6772.html
Description  Very nice example of so-called calcozincite. Laminated bright orange zincite and calcite with white to pale-tan finely fibrous sussexite or a white amphibole. These form within fault zones as fault slip takes place over time.
   
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