Pyrope-almandine series — specimen 0621, photo © NMNHS
Pyrope-almandine series — specimen 0621
Tanzania, Arusha, Namanga
Weight: 0.94 ct; size: 5.20 | 5.15 | 3.72 mm; shape: octagon; colour: medium dark slightly purplish red; strong; clarity: eye clean; cut: excellent; treatment: none.
More information from ‘Classification’
Intermediate in composition between pyrope and almandine; includes the so-called rhodolite.