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Almandine Garnet from Roebling Mine, Upper Merryall, Litchfield County, Connecticut

 
Almandine Garnet from Roebling Mine, Upper Merryall, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Roebling Mine, Upper Merryall, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Roebling Mine, Upper Merryall, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Roebling Mine, Upper Merryall, Litchfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 66451
Mineral:Almandine Garnet
Locality:Roebling Mine, Upper Merryall, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Description:Superb large specimen of almandine garnet crystals exposed on the face of feldspar-muscovite matrix with two rear faces sawn flat. The almandine garnet crystals are translucent brown, trapezohedral form, with lustrous flat faces. Ex. Charles M. Noll collection #CN2600; ex. James DuFoe collection #K-79
Overall Size:14x10x10 cm
Crystals:3-27 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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