Natural Red Garnet

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COLOR: Natural Red Garnet is Dark-red. It is a very strong color – the color of fire and blood.

ORIGIN: Brazil, India, Madagascar, Sri Lanka and the USA. Smaller deposits exist in Austria and the Czech Republic.

CHEMICAL COMPOSITION: Fe3Al2 (SiO4)3 (Iron aluminium silicate)

CUT: Round, Baguette, Oval, Pear, Square, Emerald, Marquise, Trillion, Heart

SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 3.6-4.3

REFRACTIVE INDEX: 1.714 – 1.888

HARDNESS: 6.5 – 7.5

FORMATION:  Red garnet is formed in regional metamorphic environments in mica schist, and in contact metamorphic hornfels. Also in igneous rocks in diorite and granite pegmatite, and as a sedimentary mineral in alluvial deposits.

BIRTHSTONE: Garnet is the traditional birthstone for January, the zodiacal stone for Aquarius and the second anniversary stone.

UNUSUAL PROPERTIES: Garnet has long been thought of as a travellers’ stone. Garnet is said to have the ability to heal the blood and encourage good circulation. It is a strong regenerative healing crystal bringing strength and stamina. It helps to absorb iron in the intestines, stimulates the eyes, and treats the liver and pancreas. Dark red is a masculine color. It is particularly useful for increasing devotion and seeing the seriousness of life.

USAGE: Rings, necklaces, pendants, bracelets, hair pins and other beautiful ornaments.

WHAT WE SUPPLY: Best quality Natural Red Garnet in above mentioned Cut in different sizes.

We offer NATURAL GARNET in two shades

Natural Red Garnet (Darker Red)
Natural Mozambique Garnet

ALL ITEMS ARE IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE DELIVERY

ALL ITEMS ARE IN STOCK FOR IMMEDIATE DELIVERY

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