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Grossular var. Chrome-Grossular from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada

 
Grossular var. Chrome-Grossular from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada

Grossular var. Chrome-Grossular from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada

Grossular var. Chrome-Grossular from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada

Grossular var. Chrome-Grossular from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada

Grossular var. Chrome-Grossular from Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 73865
Mineral:Grossular var. Chrome-Grossular
Locality:Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada
Description:Round cluster of lustrous transparent green dodecahedral grossular garnet crystals with minor tan-colored diopside microcrystals. The grossular garnet crystals have intense green color caused by chrome impurities, known as Chrome-Grossular.
Overall Size:31x30x23 mm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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