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Andradite var. Melanite
Andradite var. Melanite Andradite var. Melanite
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Andradite var. Melanite (Ref: CT848)

Locality #1 near New Idria, San Benito Co., California, USA
90mm x 70mm x 25mm
minID: U57-AHY
$250
Black Andradite var. Melanite crystals scattered on matrix. An excellent example with lustrous black crystals to 4mm in size. Ex. Chuck Trantham collection, collected by Chuck, Al McGuinness, and Luis Leite in 1976. One of the best Melanite specimens I saw in the collection.
Data last checked on 21st Jan 2022 - specimen may no longer be available

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Andradite & Grossular (garnet group)
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$200
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Andradite & Grossular (garnet group)
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$200
42mm x 39mm x 31mm
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$180
35mm x 35mm x 20mm
* price is an approximate conversion and may not be accurate.

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