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Minerals For Sale: 

McGovernite Specimen

This is a more detailed listing of a mineral from the main category page, Daylight Specimens of the Franklin-Sterling Hill Area.

Fluorescent minerals have their own pages, starting at this link.

For an explanation of abbreviations used, please see our guide to mineral sizes.

Sterling Hill
Ogdensburg, New Jersey

(Type Locality)

Radial sprays of golden-tan McGovernite on a willemite-calcite-franklinite ore matrix.  The mcgovernite has a somewhat micaceous habit.

This rare mineral is unique to Sterling Hill;  it did not even occur at Franklin, and it's not known to occur anywhere else in the world.

Groups:  Arsenates, Silicates
Size:  approx. 2 1/2" x 2" x 1 1/4"
Ship. wt. 1.5 lbs




Daylight Minerals of the Franklin-Sterling Hill Area

Microminerals and Micromounts, A thru L
Microminerals and Micromounts, M thru Z
Minerals: Teaching, Reference, & Assortments
Minerals, Various A thru L
Minerals, Various M thru Z

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