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

modified dodecahedron crystal
     This garnet crystal displays the diamond-shaped faces of a common

12-sided dodecahedron, but also displays an additional set of small

crystal faces located between the diamond-shaped faces.  The 24 small

faces belong the the trapezohedron crystal shape.

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Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.