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Grossular Garnet from Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico

 
Grossular Garnet from Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico

Grossular Garnet from Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico

Grossular Garnet from Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 49864
Mineral:Grossular Garnet
Locality:Sierra de Cruces, east of Laguna de Jaco, near Hercules, Coahuila, Mexico
Description:Rich specimen of lustrous dodecahedral pink grossular garnet crystals embedded in white calcite. Some of the grossular crystals have contacts where they intersected adjacent grossular crystals and the contacts reveal the garnets have black cores.
Overall Size:4.5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:3-13 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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