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TitleFranklin Marble (dolomite marble), Franklin, Essex County, New Jersey
DescriptionThis sample of the Franklin Marble is composed mainly of dolomite. The few dark mineral grains are graphite and phlogopite. This specimen is 10 cm across.
LithostratigraphyFranklin Marble
LocationUSA ▹ New Jersey ▹ Essex. Near Franklin.
PhotographerMike Davis. 2001-04-10.
CollectionWard’s Collection of Classic North American Rocks #73.
Key wordsFranklin Marble, dolomite marble, dolomite, New Jersey
Tech details518 KB. Hand specimen. Fujifilm FinePix S1Pro digital camera; 60mm AF Nikon micro lens.
GeoDIL number325