3.5" MELANITE var. Andradite Dark Chocolate Brown Sharp Crystals Mali for sale

  • $56.95$85.00
  • Mineral: Melanite Garnet
  • Product Code: EB0219MELA4
  • Availability: In Stock

Tags: 3.5 melanite var. andradite dark chocolate brown sharp crystals mali for sale, eb0219mela4, melanite garnet, andradite garnet, tucson 19

Here is a fine specimen of melanite, which is a variety of andradite garnet. It consists of a sharply crystallized group of crystals in a lovely chocolate brown color. This specimen features very sharp, well-formed penetrating twin crystals, with smooth and slightly lustrous faces. It has excellent crystal definition, and its rich brown color is characteristic of the fine melanite from Mali.

Location Magana, near Sandare, Cercle du Nioro, Kayes Region, Mali
Size 3.5" x 2.5" x 1.7"
Suggested Stand Medium 2.5" Peg Stand