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Grossular from
Bellecombe, Châtillon, Aosta Valley, Italy

Classification
Species:Grossular
Formula:Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Luigi Chiapino
Specimen source:Personally collected
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Clinochlore12 photos of Grossular associated with Clinochlore at this locality.
Diopside11 photos of Grossular associated with Diopside at this locality.
Vesuvianite4 photos of Grossular associated with Vesuvianite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Grossular data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bellecombe, Châtillon, Aosta Valley, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (10 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Grossular
14.0km (8.7 miles) Varenche Mine, Saint-Barthélemy, Nus, Aosta Valley, Italy
15.6km (9.7 miles) Servette-Chuc mining complex, Saint-Marcel, Aosta Valley, Italy
18.0km (11.2 miles) Biel, Gressoney-la-Trinité, Aosta Valley, Italy
19.0km (11.8 miles) Blu Lake (Bleu Lake), Gobba di Rollin-Rocca di Verra ridge - Blu Lake area, Champoluc, Ayas, Aosta Valley, Italy
23.7km (14.7 miles) Klein Matterhorn (Chli Matterhorn), Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
23.9km (14.8 miles) Passo di Verra area (Zwillingsjoch area), Champoluc, Ayas, Aosta Valley, Italy
24.0km (14.9 miles) Pollux, Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
24.3km (15.1 miles) Breithorn, Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
26.3km (16.3 miles) Schwärze (Schwärze glacier), Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
34.5km (21.4 miles) Rimpfischwäng range, Findel glacier (Findeln glacier; Findelen glacier) area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
 
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