Most of our garnets come to us directly from a friend's mine in Malawi, Africa. This one is a pyralspite garnet from that mine, it is very similar in composition to Malaya garnet.
- Weight: 1.76 carats
- Dimensions (mm): 6.6 x 5.5 x 5.2
- Origin: Malawi, Africa
- Color: 2.5R 5/14 (Vivid Red)
- Clarity: VVS (Eye clean, maybe better)
- Cut: corner-cut rectangle
- Treatments: None
- Overall Quality Grade: 9
Color determines the base value of a gemstone. We report either GIA color codes or Gemworld International color codes or both.
Grading is done per Gemworld International's grading system. The overall quality grade determines the wholesale value of the stone.