Mineral Specimen #5456 Raspberry Garnet (Grossualar) in Quartz
Sierra de Cruces, Mun. de Sierra Mojada, Coahuila, Mexico
5.6 x 4 x 2.5 cm
Red/pink colored garnet crystals with a high luster in a matrix of surgary white to off white colored Quartz. The crystals are well formed with smooth faces. The crystals are found in massive white Calcite which is acid etched away to reveal the garnets.
Flaws: A few of the Garnet crystals have minor chipping and/or bruising.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Mexico | Garnets | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars