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Almandine Garnet from Georgetown, Fairfield County, Connecticut

 
Almandine Garnet from Georgetown, Fairfield County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Georgetown, Fairfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 20870
Mineral:Almandine Garnet
Locality:Georgetown, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Description:Many crystals of wine-red almandine garnet crystals in dark schist matrix. The almandine crystals are highly lustrous. Hard to photograph - must be seen in person to be appreciated. Minor damage throughout. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:9x5x5 cm
Crystals:5-11 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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