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Grossular-hibschite series — specimen 0635, photo © NMNHS
9.38 | 7.94 | 5.43 mm;
medium light red; very slightly brownish;
Clean specimen; design ‘Ovalimixtum ST’, excellent cut by Tan Pen.
More information from ‘Classification’
A series between grossular and
. Sometimes called
. Light red (pink) colouration in some specimens is due to the presence of manganese.
Gemmology — gemstones
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