Almandine garnet
Almandine garnet Almandine garnet Almandine garnet
Click photos to view larger versions.

Almandine garnet (Ref: RG0963)

Harstad, Troms Fylke, Norway
44mm x 36mm x 26mm
minID: 6KA-YHT
A large, sharp, brownish-red dodecahedral Almandine garnet crystal, measuring 36 x 33 x 26 mm, hosts a smaller 15 mm garnet perched atop it. Small amounts of the contrasting Muscovite schist matrix remain. The Almandines are nearly damage free. Purchased from Egil Andreassen in 1997, this is a very aesthetic specimen.

Sorry. This specimen has been sold. Please view alternatives below.

Please tell the dealer you found this mineral on minfind.com - help keep minfind.com alive again!

All photos for this item are copyright © Bob Griffis Minerals and may not be used for any other purpose without permission.

See Also

Almandine - important specimen from classic locale
Mount Mica, Paris, Oxford County, Maine, United States
61mm x 53mm x 38mm
Almandine garnet
Granatenkogel, Otzal, Austria
117mm x 90mm x 57mm
Almandine Garnet + Micaschist. 6228.5 ct.
Otz valley, Tyrol, Austria
$406 *
From: A Bijoux
Almandine Garnet. 3579.0 ct.
Granatenkogel north slope, Tyrol, Austria
$406 *
From: A Bijoux
Almandine Garnet. 2107.0 ct.
Serevengude, Collobrieres, France
$406 *
From: A Bijoux
Almandine on Pegmatite - classic
Hedgehog Hill Quarry, Peru, Oxford County, Maine, United States
82mm x 77mm x 52mm
Almandine on Schist
Otz Valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria
87mm x 63mm x 49mm
Almandine (huge) on Rhyolite Schist
Garnet Hill, Ely, White Pine County, Nevada, United States
31mm x 29mm x 24mm
Enstatite (doubly terminated) on Almandine
Barton Garnet mine, Gore Mountain, North River, New York, United States
24mm x 16mm x 12mm
Garnet Ledge, Wrangell Island, Alaska, USA
80mm x 70mm x 35mm
Seeber valley, Burggrafenamt, South Tyrol, Italy
75mm x 50mm x 40mm
Green's Farm locality, Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
60mm x 28mm x 25mm
Stikine River, Wrangell Island, Alaska, USA
125mm x 70mm x 30mm
Green's Farm locality, Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
35mm x 25mm x 20mm
Zillertal, Schwaz District, Tyrol, Austria
77mm x 55mm x 30mm
* price is an approximate conversion and may not be accurate.

Please note that all information shown on this site may be subject to change. Information and photos are taken automatically from dealer websites and because of this errors may creep in from time to time. If there is a difference shown in price, details or availability between this site and the dealer website, you should always assume the dealer website is correct. Some of these minerals may no longer be available as our indexing of dealer websites is not real-time.

If you want to have your mineral website listed on minfind.com, click here to find out how.

Website copyright © J.Ralph and minfind.com 2009-2022. All photographs and mineral descriptions remain copyright of the mineral dealers. All Rights Reserved.