|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Pennsylvania > Almandine-Spessartine Garnet|
|Locality:||Avondale, Ridley Township, Delaware County, Pennsylvania|
|Description:||Large complex crystal of translucent wine-red spessartine-almandine garnet frozen in quartz matrix. The largest spessartine-almandine garnet crystal was fractured in situ and the cracks in-filled with quartz caused by post-crystallization deformation. Ex. Westtown School (founded 1779 in West Chester, Pa.) Collection no. 7169, donated by Lewis Palmer (1837-1872).|
|Overall Size:||6.5x6x3 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Mid-Atlantic, USA > Garnet Specimens|
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