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Andradite-Grossular Garnet from Kenieba, Kayes Region, Mali

Andradite-Grossular Garnet from Kenieba, Kayes Region, Mali

Mineral:Andradite-Grossular Garnet
Locality:Kenieba, Kayes Region, Mali
Description:Floater crystal of brown-black andradite-grossular garnet with dodecahedral form modified by trapezohedral edge faces. Both andradite and grossular species occur in the region, often within zones of a single crystal. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #754, originally acquired in 1998
Overall Size:14x12x9 mm
Crystals:14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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