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Uvarovite Garnet with Chromite cores plus Diopside and Tremolite from Conc. S, Fengtien Mine, Hualien, 5 kilometers west of Fengtien village, Hualien, Taiwan

 
Uvarovite Garnet with Chromite cores plus Diopside and Tremolite from Conc. S, Fengtien Mine, Hualien, 5 kilometers west of Fengtien village, Hualien, Taiwan

Uvarovite Garnet with Chromite cores plus Diopside and Tremolite from Conc. S, Fengtien Mine, Hualien, 5 kilometers west of Fengtien village, Hualien, Taiwan

Uvarovite Garnet with Chromite cores plus Diopside and Tremolite from Conc. S, Fengtien Mine, Hualien, 5 kilometers west of Fengtien village, Hualien, Taiwan

DESCRIPTION:No. 74916
Mineral:Uvarovite Garnet with Chromite cores plus Diopside and Tremolite
Locality:Conc. S, Fengtien Mine, Hualien, 5 kilometers west of Fengtien village, Hualien, Taiwan
Description:Lustrous vivid-green uvarovite garnet crystals to 0.5 mm, some showing black-metallic chromite cores, with pale green diopside crystals to 1.2 mm and fibrous tremolite on the rear. See Mineralogical Magazine, March 1984, Vol. 48, pp. 31-37. Ex. Roger Wai-Son Doo collection ca. 1979 (see Mineralogical Record v.10 #1, p. 41-42)
Overall Size:22x10x10 mm
Crystals:0.1-1.2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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