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Almandine & Asbestos

ex Friedrich Kohl (Munich, GER)
Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
Schneeberg Mine, Passiria Valley, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
8.5 × 6 × 3 cm
Description

A classic alpine specimen from the Ridnaun - Schneeberg/Monteneve mining district: a 19th century specimen with brown almandine garnets in a matrix of asbestiform whitish silicates - which is not formally identified, could be anthophyllite or tremolite etc.. F. Kohl specimen, from Krantz stock.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Almandine

Formula: 
Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Strunz: 
9.AD.25
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
7.0 - 7.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Alabanda, Aydin Province, Aegean Region, Turkey

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Best regards Roger

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