Mineral Specimen #5083 Schorl, Monazite, Garnet
Nuevo, Riverside Co., California
Crude Monazite and Garnet crystals on the side of a Schorl crystal. This a rare specimen from one of the old mines near Nuevo worked during World War II for Quartz. It appears to be from a collection dispersed by Dave Crawford.
Condition: Fairly Good
Flaws: There is a white coating scattered around the surfaces. The garnet crystals are cracked. There is a healed crack just below the surface of the termination.
5.2 x 3.9 x 3.2 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From California and Nevada | Copper | Garnets | Oxides and Hydroxides | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars