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Grossular Garnet in Quartz from Pitts-Tenney Quarry, Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine

 
Grossular Garnet in Quartz from Pitts-Tenney Quarry, Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 59976
Mineral:Grossular Garnet in Quartz
Locality:Pitts-Tenney Quarry, Minot, Androscoggin County, Maine
Description:Several lustrous dodecahedral translucent orange-brown grossular garnet crystals embedded in quartz in a quartz-diopside matrix. The grossular crystals are exposed in their upper halves, the lower halves alter into the skarn matrix.
Overall Size:13x10x6 cm
Crystals:25-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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