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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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 52591
Mineral:Almandine Garnet with Staurolite
Locality:Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Several large red-brown dodecahedral almandine garnet crystals to 18 mm in gray schist with prismatic brown staurolite crystals to 8 mm. The bottom was sawn flat so it stands upright without support. Locality closed to collecting in 2012. Collected ca. 1992
Overall Size:8x7x5 cm
Crystals:2-18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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