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Almandine Garnet from Barton Mine, Gore Mountain, Warren County, New York

 
Almandine Garnet from Barton Mine, Gore Mountain, Warren County, New York

DESCRIPTION:No. 34138
Mineral:Almandine Garnet
Locality:Barton Mine, Gore Mountain, Warren County, New York
Description:Heavy cleavage of translucent wine-red almandine garnet. This is part of one of the huge garnet crystals (they average 15 cm diameter) that is found at the garnet mine. The mine mines the garnet for use as abrasives, but cleavages can have facet grade.
Overall Size:5x5x3 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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