Garnet Photos    
Cochise College               
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Roger Weller, geology instructor    copyright 2011-R.Weller

garnet in mica schist-1
Whenever you find a garnet embedded in a rock, you can be almost
guaranteed that the rock is metamorphic.  The garnet shown below
has the typical trapezohedron form.


garnet                                                                                                                 schist1
Photo is copyright free for non-commercial educational uses.
Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.