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Andradite Garnet from Miracle Mountain Mine, Garnet Hill, near Volcano, Calaveras County, California

 
Andradite Garnet from Miracle Mountain Mine, Garnet Hill, near Volcano, Calaveras County, California

Andradite Garnet from Miracle Mountain Mine, Garnet Hill, near Volcano, Calaveras County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 51460
Mineral:Andradite Garnet
Locality:Miracle Mountain Mine, Garnet Hill, near Volcano, Calaveras County, California
Description:Large partial crystals of lustrous brown andradite garnet crystals with dodecahedral crystal form modified by trapezohedral edge faces. The crystals formed in a massive andradite deposit inside a void that permitted complete crystal faces to develop. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:7x5.5x5 cm
Crystals:15-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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