|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Russia > Grossular Garnets|
|Locality:||riverbank at confluence Vilyui (Wilui) River and Akhtaragda River, near Chernyshevsk, Sakha, Siberia, Russia (Type Locality for Grossular Garnet)|
|Description:||Five greenish crystals of grossular garnet, some with remnants of matrix attached, with old museum label listing Vaux as the source. All crystals are well developed with few imperfections. Ex. Westtown School (West Chester, Pa.) Collection no. 7208 (ca. 1880) donated by Vaux.|
|Overall Size:||1-2 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Russia & former Soviet Republics > Garnet Specimens|
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