Red Etched Spessartine Garnets on White Albite Matrix


This piece has etched spessartine garnets on snow-white albite mother-rock. There is one prominent garnet with 5 smaller garnets.

It is from the area’s famous gemstone-bearing granite pegmatites, near Skardu in the Shigar Valley of Gilgit-Baltistan in northern Pakistan.

In this region, much of the mining is done in thousands of small hand-worked digs.

86 x 49 x 40 mm.
90 grams

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