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Comments: Two reddish brown crystals of almandine on matrix.
Location: Fanny Gorge mine, Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, North Carolina, USA.
Scale: Size Not Given.
© Lou Perloff / Photo Atlas of Minerals
Almandine: Fe++3Al2(SiO4)3 Hypersthene: (Mg,Fe++)2Si2O6
Comments: Dark green blocky crystals hypersthene with reddish almandine.
Location: Barton Garnet Mine, North Creek, Warren County, Adirondacks, New York, USA.
Scale: See Photo.
© Jeff Weissman / Photographic Guide to Mineral Species