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Almandine Garnet from Galilea, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Almandine Garnet from Galilea, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 15248
Mineral:Almandine Garnet
Locality:Galilea, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Complex crystal of dark red almandine garnet with distinct growth patterns on the crystal faces. The garnet crystal form is very elaborate, not a typical dodecahedral crystal. With rear illumination the crystal can be seen to be translucent. Ex. A. Stevenson collection #63c
Overall Size:18x13x11 mm
Crystals:16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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