Grossular Garnet var. Chromian
Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches, Quebec, Canada
Thumbnail, 2.6 x 1.6 x 1.0 cm
Ex. Jennie Areson

Glassy and gemmy, emerald-green grossular crystals, to 5 mm across, form a ridge line on a matrix of drusy diopside. A very rare variety of green garnet, and much more gemmy and sparkly in person - these are hard to capture in photos! It is a rare specimen, complete all around and from old finds.