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Spessartine Garnet in Albite from Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

 
Spessartine Garnet in Albite from Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

Spessartine Garnet in Albite from Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 29183
Mineral:Spessartine Garnet in Albite
Locality:Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
Description:Many crystals of dark red spessartine garnet in white albite matrix. The spessartine crystals are sharp and lustrous. The contrast of the garnets against the white albite is very attractive.
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:.5-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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