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Andradite Garnet with Quartz from Ocna de Fier, Banat Region, Romania

 
Andradite Garnet with Quartz from Ocna de Fier, Banat Region, Romania

Andradite Garnet with Quartz from Ocna de Fier, Banat Region, Romania

DESCRIPTION:No. 21585
Mineral:Andradite Garnet with Quartz
Locality:Ocna de Fier, Banat Region, Romania
Description:Large specimen of red-brown andradite garnet crystals up to 9 mm with scattered crystals of quartz up to 16 mm with dark magnetite matrix. Very clean, no damage. Acquired in 1987 from H. Obodda. Magnetite indicative of Ocna de Fier, not nearby Dognecea. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #M457
Overall Size:11x9x6 cm
Crystals:2-16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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