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Mineral Specimen No. 70471:
Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil.

This mineral specimen of Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil 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. 70471:

Minerals Species: Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule.
Location of mineral deposit: Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil.
Description: Lustrous translucent brown almandine garnet crystal embedded in a quartz nodule. The almandine crystal is trapezohedral form. These nodules are found in a local alluvial deposit, and are split open to reveal the almandine crystals inside. 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: 28x23x23 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 17 mm
Price: $35 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

Mineral Specimens: Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

Mineral Specimens: Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

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