Garnet and Other Mineral Specimens from Marmora, Ontario For Sale

 

Typical Marmora, Ontario, Canada garnet mineral specimen.       

 

The working mine, Marmoraton Iron Mine, just south of town has produced nice mineral specimens for many years.  Dark colored garnets, epidote, calcite, quartz and other minerals are often encountered.  Very unusual are blades of magnetite.  To-date, field trips can still be arranged to this popular location.

 

 

 

OKK-124

OKK-124     Garnet (Variety Andradite)    Marmora, Ontario, Canada.  Collected by Michael Walter. A thin specimen with a nice upper surface encrusted with opaque garnets.  7.2 x 2.3 x 2.2 cm overall.  Garnets have nice color and textbook form.  Some contacts but nothing with damage.  $30

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKH-328

OKH-328    Andradite    Marmora, Ontario, Canada.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain Collection.  An attractive 1.6 cm crystal in schist.  It sits high on the matrix and is damage free but does have a contact area on backside.  3.1 x 2.6 x 1.5 cm.  Nice.  20$. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKB-420

Brown garnets to .7 cm with druze epidote needles. 18$

OKB-421

Big grouping of deep brown garnets to over a cm each. 28$

OKB-422

Big (over 2 cm on edge) garnets with light green epidote druze. 25$

OKB-423

Cluster of intergrown garnets to a cm each. 15$

OKB-425

Thumbnail blade of magnetite. 5$

OKB-426

Small cluster of magnetite blades to 1 cm each. 15$

OKA-939

OKA-939 Garnet Marmora, Ontario, Canada. Perfect little thumbnail domes of reddish/ blck garnets up to .7 cm each. These little opaque clusters have excellent luster and form. Nice examples of the material from this location. 3 available. 5$ each

 

 

 

OKA-940

OKA-940 Garnet Marmora, Ontario, Canada. This is a cluster of garnets in white calcite. They are brown, up to 1.3 cm in diameter and perfectly formed. This big thumbnail specimen is about 3 x 3 cm overall. Good looking piece for....10$

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