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Malaia garnet — specimen 0238, photo © NMNHS
Malaia garnet — specimen 0238, photo © NMNHS

Malaia garnetspecimen 0238


East Africa
Malaia garnet — specimen 0238, locality map

Weight: 0.14 ct; size: 3.11 | 3.09 | 1.98 mm; shape: round; colour: light strongly purplish red; very slightly brownish; clarity: eye clean; cut: good; treatment: none.

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

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