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|Grossular var. Chrome-rich Grossular Garnets
|Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Québec, Canada
|Sparkling cluster of lustrous transparent-to-translucent dodecahedral vivid-green grossular garnet crystals with gray matrix fragments on the bottom. The green color of the grossular garnet crystals is caused by trace chrome impurities. Rare.
|For reference only
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