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Vesuvianite and Spessartine Garnet from Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

 
Vesuvianite and Spessartine Garnet from Nuristan Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 15320
Mineral:Vesuvianite and Spessartine Garnet
Locality:Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Description:Irregular spessartine garnet crystals up to 3 cm with a single, lustrous vesuvianite crystal 17 mm long attached on one end. The vesuvianite is well formed and translucent in some areas.
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:17-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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