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Malaia garnet — specimen 0048, photo © NMNHS
Malaia garnet — specimen 0048, photo © NMNHS

Malaia garnetspecimen 0048


East Africa
Malaia garnet — specimen 0048, locality map

Weight: 1.10 ct; size: 6.54 | 5.48 | 3.90 mm; shape: oval; colour: light red; very slightly brownish; clarity: eye clean; cut: good; treatment: none.

Very clean specimen; good mixed style cut. Source: David Weinberg, Multicolour Gems Ltd.

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A variety of garnet from the pyrope-spessartine series with mixed composition.