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Grossular (Var: Hessonite)


Grossular (Var: Hessonite) : Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
minID: 2TD-NCR

Photo Copyright © Chris Mavris  - This image is copyrighted. Unauthorized reproduction prohibited.

Hessonite crystal showing complex (?) habitus. When obtained I've been told it is of the late 70s. Main xl size approx 1,2cm. Photo and collection Christian Mavris.

This Photo was Mindat.org Photo of the Day - 18th Dec 2011

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Photo added: 3rd Mar 2008

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