Almandine Garnet in Mica Schist Natural Gemstone by the Bag
Almandine Garnet is a purple-red garnet that is commonly used to create Garnet Jewelry. Almandine Garnet is affordable and is offered by a one ounce bag. They are real, natural garnet gemstones that can be enjoyed by any collector. These Almandine Garnet gemstones are growing in Mica Schist, and are found right here in the USA.
You will receive one bag of natural Almandine Garnet in Mica Schist, weighing approximately 1 ounce. Pictured is 1 ounce.
Pieces measure between 5mm - 30mm, and number of pieces per bag varies as this item is sold by weight. Bags usually hold between 2 and 10 pieces, depending on size.
These are natural, raw Garnet pieces within Mica 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. Schist may feature small Chlorite inclusions.
These specimens are from Lake Martin, 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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