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Hessonite

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Locality: 
Bellecombe, Châtillon, Aosta Valley, Italy
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
1.1 × 3.7 × 2.6 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.20cm
Description

When you see this  jewel you know why the area around Bellecombe is famous for its garnets. The colour is exceptional for the Loacation. Highest luster, extremely sharp-edged and translucent crystals on garnet matrix. Perfect condition makes the specimen a real enrichment for any collection. Exact location is Monrose.
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Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Hessonite

Variety Of: 

Grossular

Formula: 
Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Strunz: 
9.AD.25
Hardness: 
6.5 - 7.0
Hardness: 
0.0
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