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This is natural untreated rough garnet parcel mined in Burma.it will cut a red to brown stone.
Weight 79.20 cts
Size of largest stone 17.7 x 12.3 x 8.5
garnet group includes a group of minerals that have been used since the Bronze Age as gemstones and abrasives. The name "garnet" may come from either the Middle English word gernet meaning 'dark red', or the Latin granatus ("grain"), possibly a reference to the Punica granatum ("pomegranate"), a plant with red seeds similar in shape, size, and color to some garnet crystals.
Six common species of garnet are recognized by their chemical composition. They are pyrope, almandine, spessartine, grossular (varieties of which are hessonite or cinnamon-stone and tsavorite), uvarovite and andradite. The garnets make up two solid solution series: 1. pyrope-almandine-spessarite and 2. uvarovite-grossular-andradite.
Exactly same as picture but lot of cracks and inclusions inside, only one or two of them will give a half-good cut stone. Just a loose gamble for me, it's the game.PYROPE GARNET ROUGH PARCEL FROM BURMA 79.20 CTS [F2389]
This rough have cracks that are not shown in the pictures and make it worthless. Very disappointed with it, as neither description, neither photos lead to think that is so heavy cracked and is pure waste of money.
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