• anthill garnet - Arizona

    Pyrope Garnet – Natural, Faceted, Red, 1.79 ct

    Chrome pyropes from Arizona are sometimes called "anthill garnets," because ants can bring these stones to the surface. Round brilliant-cut chrome pyrope, 1.79 cts, 7.5 mm, Garnet Ridge, Near Dinnehotso, Apache Co., Arizona. © The Gem Trader. Used with permission.

    Article: Garnet Value, Price, and Jewelry Information

    Credit: The Gem Trader

    GemstoneGarnet, Pyrope Garnet
    Natural or man madeNatural
    OriginUnited States
    Origin detailsGarnet Ridge, Near Dinnehotso, Apache Co., Arizona
    Carat Weight1.79
    Gem StateFaceted