• Grossular Garnet
Silicates

Grossular Garnet

$750.00   €646  £590.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC6809
Crystals of translucent-gemmy apple-green to almost colourless Grossular Garnet, measuring to 4 mm+, richly cover the top surface of this fabulous platy specimen from the Rinconada mine at Veracruz in Mexico.  The base is richly covered with Grossular Garnets that are a more opaque, creamy-lemon and are associated with lath-like white crystals of an undefined mineral.  A superb and aesthetic specimen.

Details

Dimensions
5.2 × 6.8 × 2.1 cm
Categories
Silicates
Locality
Cofre de Perote, Veracruz, Mexico

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Garnet, Grossular

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