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Almandine Garnet from Sedalia Mine, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado

 
Almandine Garnet from Sedalia Mine, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado

Almandine Garnet from Sedalia Mine, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado

Almandine Garnet from Sedalia Mine, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado

Almandine Garnet from Sedalia Mine, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 72810
Mineral:Almandine Garnet
Locality:Sedalia Mine, Salida, Chaffee County, Colorado
Description:Crystal of almandine garnet with flat crystal faces coated with greenish chlorite and muscovite mica. The almandine garnet is dodecahedral form and has contacts on the bottom and rear faces where it intersected adjacent crystals. Ex. W. B. Thompson collection; ex. Dr. Joseph Springall (1811-1895) of Dexter, Maine; ex. A.E. Foote (1846-1895); collected pre 1895
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:45 mm
Status: For reference only
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