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Hessonite

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Hessonite

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Description
Locality: 
Alpe Delle Frasse, Susa Valley, Piedmont, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1.5 × 1 × 0.8 cm
Largest Crystal: 
0.35cm
Description

A small matrix host a spectacular group of deep orange red hessonite crystals, elongated and overgrown one atop the other, forming a chain.

A small rosette of green clinochlore is a nice ad.

Supershowy oldtimer from the findings occurred in the 90's at this worldwide known locale.

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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The item can be returned for whichever reason, provided its original conditions, and within 10 days from its delivery to the Buyer. In the case of returning, the Buyer will be entitled to the refund of the item price; shipping costs will remain at the Buyer's charge in any case.

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