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Grossular Garnet from riverbank at confluence Vilyui (Wilui) River and Akhtaragda River, near Chernyshevsk, Sakha, Siberia, Russia (Type Locality for Grossular Garnet)

 
Grossular Garnet from riverbank at confluence Vilyui (Wilui) River and Akhtaragda River, near Chernyshevsk, Sakha, Siberia, Russia (Type Locality for Grossular Garnet)

DESCRIPTION:No. 19213
Mineral:Grossular Garnet
Locality:riverbank at confluence Vilyui (Wilui) River and Akhtaragda River, near Chernyshevsk, Sakha, Siberia, Russia (Type Locality for Grossular Garnet)
Description:Translucent, yellow-green grossular garnet crystal fully crystallized on all sides and no matrix attached. Part of old museum collection (ca. 1880) donated by Vaux.
Overall Size:17x15x13 mm
Crystals:17 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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