Saranovskii Mine (Saranovskoe), Saranovskaya (Sarany) Village, Gorozavodskii area, Permskaya Oblast', Middle Urals, Urals Region, Russia
Small Cabinet, 8.0 x 4.8 x 0.7 cm
These druses of uvarovite garnets are spectacularly sparkly and bright in person. What makes this one really remarkable is that where usually they appear as a solid druse of small crystals, these are actually isolated on a grey background, so the absolutely jump out at you in a way the average ones do not. Ex. Marty Zinn.