1.4" Andradite Garnet Cluster - Imilchil, Morocco

 
This beautiful andradite garnet cluster is from Imilchil in Morocco.

Garnets are nesosilicates having the general formula X3Y2(SiO4)3. There are many species of garnet which include pyrope, almandine, spessartine, uvarovite, andradite and grossular (varieties of which are hessonite, cinnamon-stone and tsavorite). Garnets are found in a wide variety of colors including red, orange, yellow, green, purple, brown, blue, black, pink, and colorless, with reddish shades being the most common.



DETAILS
SPECIES
Garnet var. Andradite
LOCATION
Imilchil, Er Rachidia Province, Morocco
SIZE
1.4 x 1.4"
CATEGORY
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#80499