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Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0504, photo © NMNHS
Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0504, photo © NMNHS

Grossular-andradite seriesspecimen 0504


West Africa
Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0504, locality map

Weight: 0.38 ct; size: 4.93 | 4.23 | 3.04 mm; shape: oval; colour: medium orangey yellow; very slightly brownish; clarity: eye clean; cut: excellent; treatment: none.

Very clean specimen; design ‘Ovalimixtum ST’, excellent cut by Tan Pen.

Other specimens
Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0103Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0026Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0185Grossular-andradite series — specimen 0027

More information from ‘Classification’

Known under the name grandite (Mali garnet); intermediate in composition between grossular and andradite; contains iron; occurs in Mali, West Africa.