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Staurolite with Almandine Garnet from Pipeline exposure, 500 m south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

 
Staurolite with Almandine Garnet from Pipeline exposure, 500 m south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Staurolite with Almandine Garnet from Pipeline exposure, 500 m south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Staurolite with Almandine Garnet from Pipeline exposure, 500 m south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Staurolite with Almandine Garnet from Pipeline exposure, 500 m south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Staurolite with Almandine Garnet from Pipeline exposure, 500 m south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Staurolite with Almandine Garnet from Pipeline exposure, 500 m south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 72392
Mineral:Staurolite with Almandine Garnet
Locality:Pipeline exposure, 500 m south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut
Description:Double-sided plate of elongated staurolite crystals to 30 mm with dodecahedral dark-red almandine garnet crystals to 2 mm in silvery foliated phyllite. The staurolite and almandine crystals are harder than the phyllite and are proud of the surface. From my personal collection. Collected in 1996
Overall Size:19x10x3 cm
Crystals:1-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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