Pyrope-almandine series — specimen 0005, photo © NMNHS
Pyrope-almandine series — specimen 0005
Tanzania, Arusha, Namanga
Weight: 0.81 ct; size: 4.93 | 4.86 | 3.56 mm; shape: octagon; colour: medium dark slightly purplish red; strong; clarity: eye clean; cut: excellent; treatment: none.
More information from ‘Classification’
Intermediate in composition between pyrope and almandine; includes the so-called rhodolite.