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Vesuvianite with Grossular Garnet from Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico

 
Vesuvianite with Grossular Garnet from Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico

Vesuvianite with Grossular Garnet from Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico

Vesuvianite with Grossular Garnet from Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 36233
Mineral:Vesuvianite with Grossular Garnet
Locality:Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico
Description:A superb large vesuvianite crystal 5 cm across with glassy crystal surfaces. The crystal form is pseudocubic with edge bevels all around. Dark purplish grossular garnet crystals up to 12 mm scattered throughout. The best I have seen from this locality.
Overall Size:6x5x4.5 cm
Crystals:3-50 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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