David K. Joyce

Grosular, Diopside

6.1x6.0x3.4 cm
Orford Nickel Mine
Quebec, Canada

Grosular, DiopsideGrosular, Diopside

Item number: 26664

Sharp grossular garnets cover part of the top of this plate of diopside. While some of the crystals are exposed, some are covered by white calcite which could be removed if you felt like doing it, to expose more. Nice specimen from Canada's first nickel mine!