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Andradite Garnet var. Melanite from New Idria District, San Benito County, California

 
Andradite Garnet var. Melanite from New Idria District, San Benito County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 18656
Mineral:Andradite Garnet var. Melanite
Locality:New Idria District, San Benito County, California
Description:Lustrous black melanite garnet crystals on contrasting light matrix. Excellent, dense coverage of garnet crystals.
Overall Size:4.5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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