Demantoid Garnet on matrix - Namibia

 

Origin: Namibia, Erongo Region, Karibib, Usakos, Namgar Mine

 

Demantoid is a green variety of Andradite Garnet. Andradite is a calcium- and iron-rich variety of the Garnet group with the chemical formula, Ca₃Fe₂(SiO₄)₃. The presence of Chromium contributed to the green colour and ferric iron contributed to the yellowish colour.

 

The photos were taken in bright sunlight to bring out their best colours.

 

Demantoid Garnet on matrix - Namibia

SKU: CRSP089
$26.00 Regular Price
$22.00Sale Price
  • Demantoid Garnet on matrix - Namibia

     

    Origin: Namibia, Erongo Region, Karibib, Usakos, Namgar Mine

    Size: 70 mm x 50 mm, 164 grams

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