Transvaal Jade (Grossular Garnet or Praetorianite)

 

Origin: Africa, South Africa, North-West Province

 

Transvaal Jade is actually a form of Grossular Garnet and not a true Jade. It is a rare mineral found in association with Chrome in the North West Province. It is ranges from white to light or dark green in colour with dark and shiny streaks and bands of Chrome.

 

We sell selected pieces that make beautiful specimens or can be worked for jewellery. The photos were taken in bright sunlight to bring out their best colours.

Transvaal Jade - South Africa

SKU: ROUG082
$7.00 Regular Price
$4.00Sale Price
  • Transvaal Jade (Grossular Garnet or Praetorianite)

    Origin: Africa, South Africa, North-West Province

    Size: 67 mm x 46 mm, 92 grams

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