143 mm Almandine and Staurolite from Fauske

$ 139.99

ID20459

Location

Fauske, Nordland, Norway

Size: 143x117x88 mm (2126 gr.)

Description

Aesthetic dark red Almandine garnet crystals to 10 mm with some black prismatic Staurolite crystals to 20 mm in contrasting gray schist matrix.

Numerous garnets (about 20, most of them damage-free, but you will find some damages on four of them.

Please watch the video to get a better view:
https://youtu.be/GuX3XyreAvo

I don't know exactly when this one was collected, but it was a part of my father's collection, so I believe about 20-30 years ago.