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Spessartine Garnet from Loliondo, Mpwapwa District, Dodoma, Tanzania

 
Spessartine Garnet from Loliondo, Mpwapwa District, Dodoma, Tanzania

Spessartine Garnet from Loliondo, Mpwapwa District, Dodoma, Tanzania

Spessartine Garnet from Loliondo, Mpwapwa District, Dodoma, Tanzania

Spessartine Garnet from Loliondo, Mpwapwa District, Dodoma, Tanzania

DESCRIPTION:No. 63873
Mineral:Spessartine Garnet
Locality:Loliondo, Mpwapwa District, Dodoma, Tanzania
Description:Cluster of lustrous transparent-to-translucent orange spessartine garnet crystals with gray muscovite in crevices. The spessartine garnet crystals are trapezohedral form with finely striated crystal faces. The crystals on one edge are incomplete.
Overall Size:4.5x3x2 cm
Crystals:12-22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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