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Mineral Specimen No. 78302:
Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa.

This mineral specimen Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 78302:

Mineral Species: Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet.
Location of origin: N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa.
Description: Lustrous black pseudo-octahedral hausmannite crystals to 9 mm with lustrous translucent red-brown andradite garnet crystals to 2 mm on brown matrix. The surfaces of the hausmannite are composed of many smaller parallel crystal faces. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Ex. Earl Verbeek collection.
Overall size: 8x6x5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 9 mm
Price: $175 (plus shipping).

Mineral Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Hausmannite and Andradite Garnet for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

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