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Grossular Garnet from Rockville Crushed Stone Quarry, Montgomery County, Maryland

 
Grossular Garnet from Rockville Crushed Stone Quarry, Montgomery County, Maryland

Grossular Garnet from Rockville Crushed Stone Quarry, Montgomery County, Maryland

Grossular Garnet from Rockville Crushed Stone Quarry, Montgomery County, Maryland

DESCRIPTION:No. 41280
Mineral:Grossular Garnet
Locality:Rockville Crushed Stone Quarry, Montgomery County, Maryland
Description:Transparent to translucent red grossular garnet crystals on massive grossular matrix. The grossular crystals are flattened dodecahedral form with waxy surface luster. One crystal is incomplete. Ex. Ned Reynolds (1923 - 2005); ex. John Cranford in 1967
Overall Size:6x4x2 cm
Crystals:4-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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