Fluorescent Minerals For Sale: Page 1
Franklin & Sterling HillIf you are looking for something in particular, please contact us.
Please note that a special lamp (filtered short-wave UV) is required to see the fluorescent colors of these rocks. It's worth it to get a good lamp.
An ordinary "blacklight" will not work for most of these minerals.
Unless otherwise noted, multiple photos are different views of same specimen.
Hydrozincite and Calcite with dolomite, pyrite, and non-fl sphalerite. Franklin, New Jersey.
Size approx. 2 1/2" x 2 1/4" x 1".
#F515 ... $18.00
Norbergite - Farber Quarry, Franklin / Ogdensburg, NJ. FL yellow, SW. Matrix is non-fl. marble.
Size: Approx. 3 x 3 x 2 inches (Sm. Cabinet).
Ship. wt. 1 lb.
#F450 ... $22.00
Sphalerite, Calcite, & Willemite - Franklin, New Jersey.
Sphalerite is FL SW, LW, PH; some is the variety "Cleiophane". The matrix is black pyroxene. The willemite has a subdued FL in this rock.
Size approx. 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 inches (Sm. Cabinet). Max. thickness about 3/4 inch.
#F473 ... $20.00
Willemite & Calcite - Franklin, NJ.
The willemite and calcite have a somewhat subdued color response in SW. The calcite fl a more red than usual.
Size approx. 3" x 2 1/4" x 1"
#F488 ... $10.00
Wollastonite in Calcite - Sterling Hill.
The wollastonite is fl. yellow-orange in SW. This is brighter-grade wollastonite from the Noble Pit. The brightness approaches that of the 340' level material.
Overall size approx. 4" x 2 3/4" x 1 1/2".
We can ship multiple specimens in a Flat Rate Box for $10.95 anywhere in the USA; please contact us to arrange.
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Fluorescent minerals require a special lamp to view the colors you see in the photos. Most of the specimens shown above react to short-wave ultraviolet (SW UV or "UV-C"), which has a wavelength of 254 nanometers.
Fluorescent Cabochons for sale - cut and polished from fluorescent minerals
Fluorescent Gallery of specimens sold in the past
Mineral Sets, Teaching, & Reference Minerals
Daylight Minerals from various localities
Radioactive & Rare-Earth Minerals for sale
Page 2 - Franklin / Sterling Hill Fluorescents
Page 3 - F/SH Fluorescents
Page 4 - Worldwide Fluorescents
Minerals A-L (daylight)
Minerals M-Z (daylight)
More fluorescent minerals
FL = "fluorescent", "fluoresces", "fluorescence";
LW = "Long-Wave" (ca. 320 to 370 nm);
MW = "Mid-Wave" (ca. 302 to 312 nm);
NF = "Non-Fluorescent"
PH = "Phosphorescent" (i.e., temporary glow after UV source is removed);
SW = "Short-Wave" (254 nm);
UV = "Ultra-Violet".
WL = "White Light" (i.e., normal light)
Important: The color response of your computer's monitor may not be the best representation of the photographs. The colors shown in the photos, at least as they appear on our office monitor, are the most accurate representations we were able to capture with the limitations of the camera.