AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Connecticut > Almandine Garnet

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Almandine Garnet from Pipeline excavation, south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

 
Almandine Garnet from Pipeline excavation, south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Pipeline excavation, south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

Almandine Garnet from Pipeline excavation, south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 76476
Mineral:Almandine Garnet
Locality:Pipeline excavation, south of Diamond Lake, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Connecticut
Description:Two red-black almandine garnet crystals to 8 mm exposed on the face of fine-grained black biotite mica schist. The almandine crystals are dodecahedral form, with trapezohedral edge faces, and exhibit red transparency when illuminated from the side. Collected in October 1995
Overall Size:23x21x9 mm
Crystals:7-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from New England, USA > Garnet Specimens

 

  Buy Almandine Garnet at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Garnet Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;