Rhodolite — specimen 0262, photo © NMNHS
Rhodolite — specimen 0262
no precise locality
Weight: 0.60 ct; size: 6.12 | 4.10 | 2.95 mm; shape: oval; colour: medium strongly purplish red; very slightly brownish; clarity: eye clean; cut: good; treatment: none.
Very clean specimen; good mixed style cut.
More information from ‘Classification’
Currently the name is used for any pink garnet of the pyrope-almandine series.