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Grossular Garnet with Vesuvianite from Garnet Hill, Calaveras County, California

 
Grossular Garnet with Vesuvianite from Garnet Hill, Calaveras County, California

Grossular Garnet with Vesuvianite from Garnet Hill, Calaveras County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 43419
Mineral:Grossular Garnet with Vesuvianite
Locality:Garnet Hill, Calaveras County, California
Description:Well crystallized lustrous brown trapezohedral grossular garnet crystals up to 16 mm across with greenish vesuvianite and colorless calcite. A few of the garnet crystals are incomplete, revealing hollow centers replaced by vesuvianite. Ex. Fred DeVito (1937-2004)
Overall Size:7.5x6x4 cm
Crystals:1-16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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