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Andradite Garnet var. Demantoid with Diopside from Ghazni Province, Afghanistan

 
Andradite Garnet var. Demantoid with Diopside from Ghazni Province, Afghanistan

Andradite Garnet var. Demantoid with Diopside from Ghazni Province, Afghanistan

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Andradite Garnet var. Demantoid with Diopside from Ghazni Province, Afghanistan

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Andradite Garnet var. Demantoid with Diopside from Ghazni Province, Afghanistan

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Andradite Garnet var. Demantoid with Diopside from Ghazni Province, Afghanistan

DESCRIPTION:No. 64334
Mineral:Andradite Garnet var. Demantoid with Diopside
Locality:Ghazni Province, Afghanistan
Description:Lustrous transparent green demantoid garnet crystals, the chrome-rich green variety of the mineral species andradite garnet, lining a shallow cavity in gray serpentine with minor diopside. The largest demantoid garnet crystals have deep-green color.
Overall Size:8x6x4.5 cm
Crystals:1-5.5 mm
Status: For reference only
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