• GARNET (ANDRADITE / GROSSULAR)
  • GARNET (ANDRADITE / GROSSULAR)
  • GARNET (ANDRADITE / GROSSULAR)
  • GARNET (ANDRADITE / GROSSULAR)
Special Update

GARNET (ANDRADITE / GROSSULAR)

$450.00   €399  £360.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC11518
Specimens of garnet from the Blue quarry at Shap are a sought after addition to any collection of northern England minerals.  This elongated Andradite-Grossular crystal is a fine example and large for this locality. The single crystal measures 1.4 x 1.1 x 1.0 cm, is a very dark chocolate brown (appearing almost black)., in a Quartz and white Calcite matrix.

Details

Dimensions
4.7 × 2.7 × 2.9 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals, Silicates, Special Update
Locality
Shap Blue Quarry, Shap, Eastern Fells, Cumbria, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen