• Almandine Garnet and Copper Ring

    Almandine Garnet – Natural, Faceted, Red

    Almandite or almandine? Spessartite or spessartine? Originally, British gemologists preferred spellings ending with "-ite."" Their American counterparts used "-ine." "Over the last century, the distinction became blurred. Today, both variations are acceptable throughout the world. Almandine and copper ring, jewelry and photo by Paul Reyes. Licensed under CC By-ND 2.0

    Article: Garnet Value, Price, and Jewelry Information

    Credit: Paul Reyes

    GemstoneGarnet, Almandine Garnet
    Natural or man madeNatural
    Jewelry typeRing
    Gem StateFaceted