|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Massachusetts > Spessartine Garnet|
|Locality:||Betts Manganese Mines, Plainfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts|
|Description:||Lustrous dark wine-red spessartine garnet crystals on a compact mass of spessartine garnet. The spessartine crystals are trapezohedral form, with satin-like surface luster caused by microscopic crystallization patterns on the surfaces. Collected by D. Swenson in June 2008|
|Overall Size:||26x25x15 mm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from New England, USA > Garnet Specimens|
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