Mineral Detail
 
Mineral Name Zincite
Specimen Number F259
Record ID 6623
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 good example of high-grade zinc ore consisting only of franklinite and deep blood red, translucent zincite. This is one of the types of ore that made Franklin famous.
   
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