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Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0027, photo © NMNHS
Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0027, photo © NMNHS

Grossular-andradite seriesspecimen 0027


West Africa
Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0027, locality map

Weight: 0.72 ct; size: 6.07 | 4.96 | 3.45 mm; shape: oval; colour: medium light greenish yellow; strong; clarity: eye clean; cut: very good; treatment: none.

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

Other specimens
Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0103Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0504Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0026Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0185

More information from ‘Classification’

Known under the name grandite (Mali garnet); intermediate in composition between grossular and andradite; contains iron; occurs in Mali, West Africa.