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Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

 
Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 5551
Mineral:Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule
Locality:Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil
Description:Unusual river-worn quartz nodule broken open to reveal very well formed almandine garnet crystals to 10 mm across. This one is broken open at both ends, each with garnets!
Overall Size:3x3x3 cm
Crystals:5-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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