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Grossular Garnet from Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California

 
Grossular Garnet from Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California

Grossular Garnet from Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California

Grossular Garnet from Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 63404
Mineral:Grossular Garnet
Locality:Crestmore Quarry, Crestmore, Riverside County, California
Description:Compact crystallized mass of tan-colored grossular garnet with crystallized faces visible where they contacted adjacent grossular crystals. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection, employed at Crestmore 1951-1969, rising to managing director of Riverside Cement Co.
Overall Size:6.5x5x3 cm
Crystals:5-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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