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Garnet Var Spessartine With Muscovite & Baryte

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Garnet Var Spessartine With Muscovite & Baryte

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Description
Locality: 
Shengus, Rondu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
16 × 10 × 10.5 cm
Largest Crystal: 
3.50cm
Weight: 
1 129.00gr
Description

Amazing, huge twin crystals of edy ruby garnets var. Spessartine. This Spessartine crystals are associated on Muscovite and Baryte. This in very nice specimen from old collection. Specimen has some nicks and domaged but is still very intresting. If we use strong light we cann see amazing red color of spessartine. Spessartine crystals up to: 3. cm

N48-4

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Spessartine

Formula: 
Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Strunz: 
9.AD.25
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
6.5 - 7.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Sommer quarry, Wendelberg, Haibach, Aschaffenburg, Spessart, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany

Muscovite

Formula: 
KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Strunz: 
9.EC.15
Hardness: 
2.5
Streak: 
White

Baryte

Formula: 
BaSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White

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