• Spessartine Garnet with Galena
  • Spessartine Garnet with Galena
  • Spessartine Garnet with Galena
  • Spessartine Garnet with Galena
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Spessartine Garnet with Galena

$2,500.00   €2,231  £1,980.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17658
Spessartine Garnet in Galena is one of the major classics from North Mine at Broken Hill in New South Wales, Australia and this specimen is a beautiful and magnificent example. Embedded in a granular matric of greyish-silver Galena and clove-brown Spessartine are three impressive, perfectly developed dodecahedral crystals of reddish-clove-brown Spessartine measuring respectively to 1.8, 1.7 and 1.5 cm wide. The crystal faces are mirror bright with a glassy lustre, each bounded by sharp, superbly defined edges.  A top quality Spessartine Garnet in Galena from North Mine at Broken Hill.

Details

Dimensions
5.1 × 3.5 × 2.6 cm
Categories
Gem Minerals, Silicates
Locality
North Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna County, New South Wales, Australia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena, Garnet, Spessartine

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