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Almandine Garnet (flattened crystal form) from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

 
Almandine Garnet (flattened crystal form) from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

Almandine Garnet (flattened crystal form) from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

Almandine Garnet (flattened crystal form) from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

Almandine Garnet (flattened crystal form) from Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine

DESCRIPTION:No. 71072
Mineral:Almandine Garnet (flattened crystal form)
Locality:Hedgehog Hill, Peru, Oxford County, Maine
Description:Lustrous dark-brown almandine garnet crystal with traces of muscovite mica crystals on the sides. The almandine garnet crystal is trapezohedral form that is flattened (compressed on one axis) result is a disc-like crystal.
Overall Size:35x32x20 mm
Crystals:35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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