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Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

 
Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule from Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 70657
Mineral:Almandine Garnet in Quartz nodule
Locality:Serrote Redondo, near Pedra Lavrada, Paraiba, Brazil
Description:Two lustrous translucent red-brown almandine garnet crystals embedded in a quartz nodule. The almandine crystal is trapezohedral form. These nodules are found in a local alluvial deposit, and are split open to reveal the almandine crystals inside.
Overall Size:3.5x2.5x2 cm
Crystals:11-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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