Almandine Garnet in Chlorite Schist Natural Gemstone
This gemstone has the goods! An Almandine Garnet in Chlorite Schist Natural Gemstone is great for adding a bit of pizzazz to crystal home decor. The deep red of the garnet, surrounded by the earthy green chlorite, creates a delightful crystal contrast. Time to sparkle up!
Almandine Garnet is among the most common garnet, and is traditionally used to create Garnet Jewelry. Almandine Garnet is affordable for those who want to own a real garnet gemstone. These Almandine Garnet gemstones are growing in Chlorite Schist, and are found right here in the USA.
You will receive one natural Almandine Garnet in Chlorite Schist, weighing approximately 1 ounce.
Pieces measure between 1.0" - 1.5" in length.
These are natural, raw Garnet pieces within Chlorite Schist, and may be partial or complete. Shape, size, and coverage (some Garnets are within the Schist) of pieces will vary, as these are natural materials.
These specimens are from Alabama, USA.
Garnet is known for its internal fractures and facets, which show beautifully when the stone is held to strong light sources. Garnet can form in many different colors, such as orange (Hessonite or Spessartite Garnets) or green (Grossular Garnet), but it is most known for being a range of pinks, reds, and deep burgundies.
Specimens are natural materials and stones may feature natural internal fractures, dips, caverns, or inclusions consistent with the growth pattern of the stone. Coloration varies from specimen to specimen.Photos indicate the type, style, material, and quality range of the item. The exact specimens shown in photos may no longer be available.
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Large schist with sparkles. No real garnet stone besides sparkly pieces - sort of like glitter. I like it though as I now have a piece of schist and understand it better.