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Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

 
Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 51126
Mineral:Almandine Garnet with Staurolite
Locality:Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Red-brown dodecahedral almandine garnet crystal 22 mm across in gray schist with smaller prismatic staurolite crystals to 7 mm long. More almandine crystals are partially exposed on the bottom and could be exposed with careful excavation. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #680; originally acquired in 1998
Overall Size:11x7x6.5 cm
Crystals:1-22 mm
Status: For reference only
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