|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Virginia > Almandine Garnet|
|Locality:||Old Sulfur Mine, Contrary Creek, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia|
|Description:||Large crystal of wine-red almandine garnet with smooth, lustrous faces. The crystal shows all or parts of six crystal faces. Several areas show good translucency. This is the largest single crystal from this locality in Rorer's collection. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection; collected on a geology field trip University of Va.|
|Overall Size:||5x4x3 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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