• Gaudefroyite With Andradite
  • Gaudefroyite With Andradite
  • Gaudefroyite With Andradite
  • Gaudefroyite With Andradite
  • Gaudefroyite With Andradite
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Gaudefroyite With Andradite

ID: CC4106

A fine richly adorned crystal specimen of Gaudefroyite with Andradite Garnet from the N'Chwaning ll Mine, South Africa. Lustrous prismatic crystals of Gaudefroyite measuring to 0.8cm inter-growing with translucent drusy orange-red crystals of Andradite. Crystals of Gaudefroyite also cover the underside of the specimen, mostly covered in a thin layer of Mn-oxide. A later deposition of black micro-crystals of Hausmannite has partly covered the Mn-oxide on the Gaudefroyite. A great specimen from the mine.

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Dimensions
7.2 × 6.7 × 3.5 cm
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Locality
N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Gaudefroyite

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