2.7" Robust Brown ANDRADITE v.MELANITE GARNET Sharp Shiny Crystals Mali for sale

  • $77.05$115.00
  • Mineral: Melanite Garnet
  • Product Code: EB0818MELAN4
  • Availability: In Stock

Tags: 2.7 robust brown andradite v.melanite garnet sharp shiny crystals mali for sale, eb0818melan4, melanite garnet, andradite garnet

This is a sharply crystallized specimen of melanite, a variety of andradite garnet. It features a number of very sharp and lustrous penetrating twin dodecahedral crystals in an earthy brown color. The faces of the melanite are very smooth, and edges are super sharp. The crystals are well-formed and fairly large;  up to 1.3" across; there is no damage.

Specifications
Location Magana, near Sandare, Cercle du Nioro, Kayes Region, Mali
Size 2.7" x 2.6" x 1.2"
Suggested Stand Small 2" Peg Stand