Description

    GARNET
    Jeffrey mine (Johns-Manville Mine)
    Asbestos, Asbestos RCM, Estrie, Québec
    Canada
    11.40 x 7.87 x 4.33 inches (29.2 x 20 x 11 cm)


    Most mineral collectors will be familiar with the fabulous Garnets from the Jeffrey Mine in Canada which has produced numerous amazing specimens. This is an exceptionally large plate with a myriad of crystals in various sizes of which the largest measures some 2.5 inches (6.35 cm) across. This massive, decorative specimen is incredibly showy and would be spectacularly impactful in any environment or setting. This is a gigantic representation of the January birthstone with beautiful reddish brown crystals on its gray slab.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    11th-18th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
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