• GROSSULAR GARNET var Hessonite with CHLORITE
  • GROSSULAR GARNET var Hessonite with CHLORITE
  • GROSSULAR GARNET var Hessonite with CHLORITE
  • GROSSULAR GARNET var Hessonite with CHLORITE
  • GROSSULAR GARNET var Hessonite with CHLORITE
Gallery

GROSSULAR GARNET var Hessonite with CHLORITE

$1,750.00   €1,460  £1,260.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC6193

An excellent and fine specimen of well-formed Hessonite Garnet abundantly covers large areas of the specimen from the classic Italian location of the Ala Valley. Lustrous crystals of Grossular measure to 5mm, with a rich orange-brown gemmy-translucent colour. Pleasing contrasted on a druse of inter-grown grey-green Chlorite and scattered prismatic crystals of pastel green Diopside. A fine Hessonite specimen from Italy.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 3.6 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Val d'Ala, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Grossular, Chlorite,

Related Mineral Specimens

Fluorite on Chlorite
$1,250
 Wheal Trevaunance, St. Agnes, Cornwall, England, Europe
Characteristic crystals of Fluorite clustered over a grey-green Chlorite from the Trevaunance Mine,...
Grossular Garnet
$12,000
 Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Richmond Co., Quebec, Canada, North America
The Jeffery Mine in Qu├ębec, Canada produced many world class mineral specimens during its working...
Grossular Garnet
$750
 Cofre de Perote, Veracruz, Mexico
Crystals of translucent-gemmy apple-green to almost colourless Grossular Garnet, measuring to 4 mm+,...
Grossular Garnet with Clinochlore
$3,000
 Ala Valley, Lanzo Valleys, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
Excellent gemmy orange-brown well-formed crystals of Grossular measuring to 6mm are...