Title

Unusual graphite crystals from Lime Crest Quarry, Sparta, New Jersey

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1996

Abstract

Microcrystals of graphite occurring in the Franklin Marble at the Lime Crest quarry, Sparta, New Jersey, exhibit a variety of unusual and interesting morphologies that range from sharp hexagonal crystals to nearly spherical aggregates.

Publisher's Statement

© 1997 Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group. Publisher’s version of record: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00357529709605060

Republished in: The Picking Table: Journal of the Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical
Society, Inc. 39(1), 20-24 (1998).

Also appears in: George F. Kunz Competition Papers 1996 (New York, New York Mineralogical Club, 1996) pp. 50-57 [3rd place]

Publication Title

Rocks and Minerals