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Almandine Garnet on Beryl from Pipeline excavation east side of Strickland Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

 
Almandine Garnet on Beryl from Pipeline excavation east side of Strickland Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet on Beryl from Pipeline excavation east side of Strickland Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet on Beryl from Pipeline excavation east side of Strickland Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet on Beryl from Pipeline excavation east side of Strickland Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 71329
Mineral:Almandine Garnet on Beryl
Locality:Pipeline excavation east side of Strickland Hill, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut
Description:Many small wine-red almandine garnet crystals to 1 mm in colorless quartz coating the termination of a translucent green 22 mm beryl crystal. The almandine garnet crystals are trapezohedral form and look beautiful under magnification. Collected June 1997 during pipeline excavation
Overall Size:24x21x20 mm
Crystals:micro to 22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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