• Andradite (Garnet Group)
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Andradite (Garnet Group)

$300.00   €261  £220.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19156
A highly unusual specimen of Andradite garnet in the habit of two thick ribbons which branch from a common origin, like a tuning fork or graptolite.  Dark oily-green crystals intergrow to form 4 to 5 mm wide ribbons on the surface of a pinkish-cream alteration layer over a metamorphic fine granular matrix.  From Dognecea in the Ocna de Fier-Dognecea District of the Banat Mountains, Romania.

Details

Dimensions
6.2 × 4.3 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Silicates
Locality
Dognecea, Ocna De Fier, Banat Mountains, Caras-Severin County, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Andradite, Garnet

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