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Almandine Garnet in Muscovite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

 
Almandine Garnet in Muscovite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

Almandine Garnet in Muscovite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

Almandine Garnet in Muscovite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

Almandine Garnet in Muscovite from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 70577
Mineral:Almandine Garnet in Muscovite
Locality:Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Unusually large brown almandine garnet crystal in contrasting muscovite. The almandine crystal is trapezohedral form and was carefully exposed by chipping away the surrounding muscovite. More of the almandine crystal could be exposed.
Overall Size:5.5x3.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:38 mm
Status: For reference only
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