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Uvarovite Garnet on Calcite from Saranovskoye Mine, Sarany, Permskaya Oblast', Ural Mountains, Russia (Type Locality for Uvarovite)

 
Uvarovite Garnet on Calcite from Saranovskoye Mine, Sarany, Permskaya Oblast', Ural Mountains, Russia (Type Locality for Uvarovite)

Uvarovite Garnet on Calcite from Saranovskoye Mine, Sarany, Permskaya Oblast', Ural Mountains, Russia (Type Locality for Uvarovite)

Uvarovite Garnet on Calcite from Saranovskoye Mine, Sarany, Permskaya Oblast', Ural Mountains, Russia (Type Locality for Uvarovite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 55701
Mineral:Uvarovite Garnet on Calcite
Locality:Saranovskoye Mine, Sarany, Permskaya Oblast', Ural Mountains, Russia (Type Locality for Uvarovite)
Description:Lustrous dodecahedral emerald-green uvarovite garnet crystals scattered over the face of translucent calcite that was dissolved to expose the garnets. The uvarovite garnet are larger than commonly found and individual crystals are easily visible. Ex. Alfred (Fred) DeVito (19372004) collection
Overall Size:6.5x4x1.5 cm
Crystals:0.2-1.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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