Malaia garnet — specimen 0032, photo © NMNHS
Malaia garnet — specimen 0032
Tanzania, Tanga, Umba Valley
Weight: 0.92 ct; size: 6.98 | 5.03 | 3.19 mm; shape: oval; colour: medium red; very slightly brownish; clarity: eye clean; cut: good; treatment: none.
Very clean specimen; good mixed style cut.
More information from ‘Classification’
A variety of garnet from the pyrope-spessartine series with mixed composition.