Location : Tanzania
Stone Type : Pyrospessartite "Malaya" Garnet

17788 Pyrospessartite “Malaya” Garnet

Md Dk Orangish Red

oval cut

10.1×8.1x 4.7 mm

2.61 cts
eye clean, from Tanzania. These garnets became popular during the 1990’s as they were previously discarded by miners digging for rhodolites. The “flame” color became quite popular and offers a very attractive alternative gem for the January birthstone.