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Grossular Garnet from north shore of Panther Pond (Camp Hinds), Raymond, Cumberland County, Maine

 
Grossular Garnet from north shore of Panther Pond (Camp Hinds), Raymond, Cumberland County, Maine

Grossular Garnet from north shore of Panther Pond (Camp Hinds), Raymond, Cumberland County, Maine

Grossular Garnet from north shore of Panther Pond (Camp Hinds), Raymond, Cumberland County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 44530
Mineral:Grossular Garnet
Locality:north shore of Panther Pond (Camp Hinds), Raymond, Cumberland County, Maine
Description:Sparkling cluster of lustrous red-brown grossular garnet crystals with white calcite in the spaces between the garnet crystals. The grossular crystals are transparent with trapezohedral form. Dates to the early 1890s work at this closed locality. Ex. Harold D. Miller (1838-1919 or 1920) collection, bequeathed to the Wadsworth Atheneum in 1909; ex. Loomis-Chaffee School
Overall Size:10x6.5x6 cm
Crystals:1-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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