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Almandine Garnet from Zimbabwe

 
Almandine Garnet from Zimbabwe

Almandine Garnet from Zimbabwe

Almandine Garnet from Zimbabwe

Almandine Garnet from Zimbabwe

DESCRIPTION:No. 81707
Mineral:Almandine Garnet
Locality:Zimbabwe
Description:Large lustrous dark brown-black trapezohedral almandine garnet crystal fully crystallized on all crystal faces with no point of attachment - a floater. The garnet crystal faces are unusually glossy and look coated, but no coating is visible under 20x. From my personal collection. Ex. Robert C. Lambert #308; ex. Neal Yedlin (1908-1977)
Overall Size:5x4.5x4 cm
Crystals:50 mm
Archived: For reference only

 

 

 

 

 

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