Hessonite, ChrysotileItem number: MINS1316
Format: 18 (the sample fits or fills up the box of 85x63x25 mm. Sample might be little higher.)
Size: 80x55x50 mm
Crystal size (max.): 9 mm
Weight: 308 g
Locality: Serifos Island, Cyclade Islands, Kykládes Prefecture, Aegean Islands Department (Aiyaíon), Greece
Group of nice lustrous, orange-redisch crystals of Hessonite, crystalised on the top and bottom of long prismatic, fibrous, silver grey Chrysotile. Maximum size of the Garnet is 9 mm, prismatic column of bleached Chrysotile reach 2 cm. Collected 1993.