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Spessartine

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Spessartine

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Description
Locality: 
Ampanivana, Andrembesoa, Betafo, Vakinankaratra, Madagascar
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6 × 4.2 × 4 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.20cm
Weight: 
115.00gr
Description

Remarkable orange spessartine crystal well-perched on top of pegmatite matrix. Great lustre and shape, the specimen is quite contrastful.

In great conditions, from a find dated back a few years ago.

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

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