Grossular (Var: Hessonite), Diopside
Belvidere Mountain Quarries (Vermont Asbestos Group mine; VAG mine; Ruberoid Asbestos mine; Eden Mills quarries), Lowell & Eden, Orleans & Lamoille Cos., Vermont, USA
Small Cabinet, 5.7 x 5.2 x 4.0 cm
Gemmy and lustrous, orange-red, garnets to 9 mm are aesthetically scattered on a 3-dimensional matrix of olive-green diopside crystals on this CLASSIC and very FINE piece from the famous Eden Mills Mine of Vermont. Henry Minot specimen.