• Garnet Var Hessonite
  • Garnet Var Hessonite
Gallery

Garnet Var Hessonite

ID: CC455
A sweet specimen with very gemmy and lustrous Grossular var Hessonite crystals coating both sides of a ridge of matrix. The reddish-orange crystals are sharply formed dodecahedrons with growth striations, and measure from 1 to 11mm in width. A nice example of the well known Jeffrey Mine Garnets.

Details

Dimensions
4.0 × 2.2 × 1.9 cm
Categories
Locality
Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Richmond Co., Quebec, Canada, North America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Garnet

Related Mineral Specimens

Andradite
$950
 Ocna De Fier, Banat Mountains, Caras-Severin County, Romania, Europe
An excellent specimen of well-formed Andradite Garnet crystals measuring to 1.2cm display classic...
Vesuvianite
$2,500
 Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Richmond Co., Quebec, Canada, North America
An excellent display of gemmy-translucent yellow-green prismatic crystals of Vesuvianite from the...
Andradite Garnet
$1,250
 Mega Horio, Serifos Island, Cyclade Islands, Kykl√°des Prefecture, Aegean Islands Department, Greece
A dome of Andradite garnet encloses an underlying matrix of dark olive-green Hedenbergite from the...
Vesuvianite
$1,500
 Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Richmond Co., Quebec, Canada, North America
A beautiful lustrous rich purple crystal specimen of Vesuvianite from the Jeffrey Mine - the...