Mineral Specimen #5191 Almandine Garnet in Schist
Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut
5.6 x 5.5 x 3.5 cmThe largest crystal is 1.5 cm across.
Dark red/brown colored Garnet crysstals in a conttrasting light silvery colored, fine grained schist. Although loose Garnet crystals from the Roxbury location are readily available, matrix specimens are less common. The specimen is best displayed on a tripod stand as seen in the photos which will be included in the photos.
Flaws: There is some minor bruising on two of the corners of the largest crystal.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From New York, New Jersey and New England | Garnets | Phyllosilicates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars