|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Mexico > Grossular Garnet|
|Locality:||Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico|
|Description:||Rare red-orange grossular garnet crystals with lustrous dodecahedral faces that have irregular, rough-looking etched patterns in some areas - probably where the grossular was intergrown with calcite that dissolved away. The bright color is uncommon. Ex. Robert C. Lambert #238; ex. B. Gordon|
|Overall Size:||6x6x5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Mexico > Garnet Specimens|
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