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Gahnite with Andradite Garnet from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey

 
Gahnite with Andradite Garnet from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey

Gahnite with Andradite Garnet from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey

Gahnite with Andradite Garnet from Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 38923
Mineral:Gahnite with Andradite Garnet
Locality:Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey
Description:Lustrous brown andradite garnet crystals up to 14 mm with a green-black gahnite crystal 10 mm across. Originally the cavity was filled with calcite, which protected the minerals, but was then etched away. One andradite crystal is incomplete.
Overall Size:7x4x4 cm
Crystals:4-14 mm
Status: For reference only
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