Geisberg Glacier in Tyrol, Austria
|Main Mineral/ Name Meteorite:||Garnet (mineral group)|
|Mineral Form/ Type Meteorite:||Crystal on matrix|
|Supplement:||almandine garnet on matrix|
|Dimensions (in cm):||40cm x 24cm x 15cm app|
|Origin (Region/ City):||Geisberg Glacier in Tyrol,|
large museum piece of very old collection 15 kg
There are several dozen burgundy red almandine garnets on this specimen, and they stand out nicely against a silvery mica schist matrix on this fine specimen from the edge of the Geisberg Glacier in Tyrol, Austria. The garnets are quite large, up to 1.2", and are sharply-formed dodecahedrons, with a resinous luster and great color. This locality was exhausted years ago, so the only examples you can find are, like this piece, from old collections.
De Kameleon pro
|Member since:||March 6, 2017|
Very Nice, arrived quickly, very pleased
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