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Grossular Garnet and Clinochlore from Passo del Faiallo, Urbe, Savona, Liguria, Italy

 
Grossular Garnet and Clinochlore from Passo del Faiallo, Urbe, Savona, Liguria, Italy

Grossular Garnet and Clinochlore from Passo del Faiallo, Urbe, Savona, Liguria, Italy

Grossular Garnet and Clinochlore from Passo del Faiallo, Urbe, Savona, Liguria, Italy

Grossular Garnet and Clinochlore from Passo del Faiallo, Urbe, Savona, Liguria, Italy

DESCRIPTION:No. 41574
Mineral:Grossular Garnet and Clinochlore
Locality:Passo del Faiallo, Urbe, Savona, Liguria, Italy
Description:Superb specimen of lustrous blood-red grossular garnet crystals up to 7 mm across with platy green clinochlore crystals up to 2.5 mm across. The clinochlore crystals are binding the upper grossular crystals in position as the matrix has a part fracture.
Overall Size:5x4.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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