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Andradite-Grossular Series & Epidote

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Andradite-Grossular Series & Epidote

ex collection Thorsten Häuser
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Description
Locality: 
Hohe Waid, Schriesheim, Karlsruhe Region, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6.9 × 6.5 × 4.8 cm
Weight: 
285.00gr
Description

Massive dark brown andradite-grossular garnet rock with very good glossy crystals in several vugs together with some dark green epidote.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Epidote

Formula: 
{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Strunz: 
9.BG.05a
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
6.0
Streak: 
Colorless
Type Locality: 
Bourg d'Oisans, Isère, Rhône-Alpes, France...