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Spessartine Garnet, a member of the garnet mineral group, forms primarily in pegmatites, metamorphic rocks, and placer deposits. It typically occurs in association with other minerals such as quartz, feldspar, and mica. The formation of Spessartine Garnet is closely tied to regional metamorphism and hydrothermal processes, where high temperatures and pressures facilitate the crystallization of minerals from molten rock or hot aqueous solutions. Its vibrant orange to reddish-brown coloration is attributed to trace amounts of manganese in its crystal structure.
Origin: Tongbei, Yunxiao Co., Zhangzhou, Fujian, China (Closed Mine)
In grams (g) : 15.9g
Measurements: Approx 3cm (L) - 2.5cm (W)
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