Colour change garnet — specimen 0272, photo © NMNHS
Colour change garnet — specimen 0272
Madagascar, Toliara, Androy, Bekily
Weight: 0.51 ct; size: 4.98 | 4.20 | 2.98 mm; shape: oval; colour: medium dark very strongly bluish green; very slightly greyish; clarity: eye clean; cut: very good; treatment: none.
More information from ‘Classification’
A variety of garnet from the pyrope-spessartine series with mixed composition. Exhibits colour change in daylight and in artificial light.