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Spessartine Garnet from Ruby Mountain, Nathrop, Chaffee County, Colorado

 
Spessartine Garnet from Ruby Mountain, Nathrop, Chaffee County, Colorado

Spessartine Garnet from Ruby Mountain, Nathrop, Chaffee County, Colorado

Spessartine Garnet from Ruby Mountain, Nathrop, Chaffee County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 76910
Mineral:Spessartine Garnet
Locality:Ruby Mountain, Nathrop, Chaffee County, Colorado
Description:Large (for this locality) lustrous dark red-black spessartine garnet crystal in a shallow cavity in gray rhyolite. The spessartine garnet crystal is trapezohedral form with an octahedral corner face on one corner. Collected in July 1992
Overall Size:27x23x21 mm
Crystals:5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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