Grossular, Vesuvianite
Belvidere Mountain Quarries (Vermont Asbestos Group mine; VAG mine; Ruberoid Asbestos mine; Eden Mills quarries), Lowell & Eden, Orleans & Lamoille Cos., Vermont, USA
Toenail, 3.0 x 2.4 x 1.5 cm
Sharp, lustrous and translucent, intergrown, honey-brown grossular garnet dodecahedrons are aesthetically clustered atop contrasting, pastel-green vesuvianite matrix. A classic and excellent combination toenail from the famous Eden Mills Quarry and the Robert Whitmore Collection.