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Almandine

Gem Crystal

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Description
Locality: 
Serrote Redondo, Pedra Lavarda, Morborema, Paraiba, Brazil
Class: 
Single Crystal
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1 × 1 × 0.8 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.00cm
Description

Totally gemmy, deep red almandine crystal from Brazil.

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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