Rhodolite Garnet – Natural, Faceted, Purple, 3.63 ct

    Identifying garnets by species can be difficult due to the great variety of their chemical compositions and properties. There are even stones with mixed compositions. A rhodolite is a garnet with a composition between pyrope and almandine with a distinctive purplish red color. Fancy round brilliant-cut rhodolite, 3.63 cts, Tanzania. © Dan Stair Custom Gemstones. Used with permission.

    Article: Identifying Garnets Simplified

    Credit: Dan Stair Custom Gemstones

    GemstoneGarnet, Rhodolite Garnet, Almandine-Pyrope
    Natural or man madeNatural
    Carat Weight3.63
    Gem StateFaceted