• Grossular Garnet
  • Grossular Garnet
  • Grossular Garnet
Gallery

Grossular Garnet

ID: CC938

A pleasing array of dodecahedral crystals of Grossular Garnet from a now famous location at Sierra de la Cruz, Mexico. The typical raspberry red crystals to 1.3cm richly invest the light coloured matrix. The main display crystal measures 0.9cm and overhangs the edge of the 'V' shaped cavity, with other smaller crystal appearing to tumble down the sides of a canyon. Many other Grossular Garnet crystals are scattered and aggregated over the matrix. All the crystals are translucent with the typical luster for Grossular from this location.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 4.0 × 3.6 cm
Categories
Locality
Sierra de la Cruz, Mun. de Sierra Mojada, Coahuila, Mexico, North America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Grossular

Related Mineral Specimens

Grossular Garnet
$12,000
 Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Richmond Co., Quebec, Canada, North America
The Jeffery Mine in Québec, Canada produced many world class mineral specimens during its working...
Grossular Garnet
$9,500
 Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Richmond Co., Quebec, Canada, North America
A very impressive large specimen of Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Canada Grossular Garnet measuring...
Grossular Garnet with Diopside
$2,000
 Ala Valley, Lanzo Valleys, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
An unusual specimen depicting prismatic gemmy rootbeer coloured crystals of Grossular garnet...
Chromium-rich Grossular Garnet
$3,000
 Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada
A very brightly coloured grass-green to light green crystal specimen of Chromium-rich Grossular...