Demantoid — specimen 0240, photo © NMNHS
Demantoid — specimen 0240
Weight: 0.15 ct; size: 3.06 | 3.04 | 2.11 mm; shape: round; colour: medium yellowish green; very slightly greyish; clarity: eye clean; cut: good; treatment: none.
Very clean specimen; good mixed style cut.
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From the archaic German word ‘Demant’ which means ‘diamond’, in allusion to its very high brilliance resembling that of diamond. A green variety of andradite.