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Spessartine-Grossular Garnet from Seydar, Ho Nala, Braldu Valley, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

 
Spessartine-Grossular Garnet from Seydar, Ho Nala, Braldu Valley, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

Spessartine-Grossular Garnet from Seydar, Ho Nala, Braldu Valley, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

Spessartine-Grossular Garnet from Seydar, Ho Nala, Braldu Valley, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

Spessartine-Grossular Garnet from Seydar, Ho Nala, Braldu Valley, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 55321
Mineral:Spessartine-Grossular Garnet
Locality:Seydar, Ho Nala, Braldu Valley, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
Description:Lustrous transparent-to-translucent wine-red trapezohedral garnet crystals (either spessartine or grossular) to 16 mm on white feldspar crystals to 16 mm long, probably microcline. The garnet crystals have many smaller parallel faces on the corners.
Overall Size:4.5x4x3 cm
Crystals:1-16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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