Grossular (Var: Hessonite)

Specimen ID: L8H-MHC

Grossular (Var: Hessonite) : Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Mindat locality:
35mm x 68mm x 94mm
weight: 259g
Deep red lustrous hessonite (size 2-5.2 mm) and fuchsite on a matrix.Note some minor contacts / edgewear to some of the central garnets, as seen in the close up shot, but overall condition here is good and this one really sparkles like crazy (not so apparent in the photographs and looks much better in person).Ex. Donald Stockton (1929 – 2016) Collection, with his old label.Ex. Sam Weller dealer stock, with his old label.
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