Garnet var. Almandine in Mica, Altay, Xinjiang, China, Mined ca. 2008, Kalaskie Collection #1024, Small Cabinet 3.5 x 6.0 x 7.5 cm, $85. Online 2/27.
Lustrous, deep brown/red, 3.5 cm dodecahedral almandine in high grade metamorphic mica schist. An excellent display specimen and fine garnet from the locality. In excellent condition. Mined ca. 2008. Betty Kalaskie Collection #1024.