Bornite





 Location Found: Franklin and Ogdensburg
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1725
     
 Formula: Cu5FeS4
 Essential Elements: Copper, Iron, Sulfur
 All Elements in Formula: Copper, Iron, Sulfur
     
 IMA Status: Approved 1962
     
     
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 References:
Dunn, Pete J. (1995). Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits. Franklin, NJ.: The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society. p.530

Frondel, Clifford (1972). The minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, a checklist. NY.: John Willey & Sons. p.46


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
View IssueV. 35, No. 2 - Fall 1994, pg. 19A Complex Base-Metal Assemblage From the Sterling Mine New Jersey - Bornite
     
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