Grossular Garnet

Lake Jaco, Sierra de la Cruz, Coahuila, Mexico
Miniature, 5.4 x 4.4 x 1.6 cm
Start Time: 10/01/2009 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 10/08/2009 6:45:00 pm (CDT)
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Item Description

Two, sharp, translucent, vibrant ?raspberry? colored grossular garnet dodecahedrons to 1.5 cm are well-placed on the thin plate of sintered quartz matrix on this showy and excellent piece from the well-known Lake Jaco deposit of Mexico. The two backlit photos highlight the gorgeous color saturation and translucency of the large grossular.

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