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Andradite

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Description
Locality: 
Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
2.5 × 4.1 × 2 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.00cm
Description

Deep red Andradite shows high luster. You will see a lot of Andradite from there. Sometimes on Hematite sometimes together with Gaudefroyite. They are always small and more or less a crust like layer. These type of Andradite in that quality is not often seen from that location.

Please watch the video in HD since it is really difficult to show this piece on pics!!

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Andradite

Formula: 
Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Strunz: 
9.AD.25
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
6.5 - 7.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Drammen, Buskerud, Norway
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