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Almandine Garnet in schist from Garnet Ledge, east shore of Stikine River Delta, 11 km north of Wrangell, Alaska

 
Almandine Garnet in schist from Garnet Ledge, east shore of Stikine River Delta, 11 km north of Wrangell, Alaska

Almandine Garnet in schist from Garnet Ledge, east shore of Stikine River Delta, 11 km north of Wrangell, Alaska

Almandine Garnet in schist from Garnet Ledge, east shore of Stikine River Delta, 11 km north of Wrangell, Alaska

DESCRIPTION:No. 53383
Mineral:Almandine Garnet in schist
Locality:Garnet Ledge, east shore of Stikine River Delta, 11 km north of Wrangell, Alaska
Description:Large specimen of three lustrous translucent wine-red almandine garnet crystals exposed on the face gray schist. The almandine crystals are dodecahedral form modified by trapezohedral edge faces. This deposit is now exhausted and no longer producing.
Overall Size:14x10x5 cm
Crystals:18-23 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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