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Mineral Specimen No. 70115:
Almandine Garnet on Albite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine.

This mineral specimen of Almandine Garnet on Albite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 70115:

Minerals Species: Almandine Garnet on Albite.
Location of mineral deposit: Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine.
Description: Well-exposed distinct brown almandine garnet crystal in contrasting white albite feldspar. The almandine crystal is trapezohedral form and were carefully exposed by chipping away the surrounding matrix. The rear faces contacted another garnet. The specimen was extracted from solid rock, not from a cavity, resulting in minor surface imperfections where the surrounding matrix was removed.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 4x2.5x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 28 mm
Price: $48 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Almandine Garnet on Albite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

Mineral Specimens: Almandine Garnet on Albite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

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