Description: A beautiful group of 39 Hessonite Garnets with an approximate average weight of 1ct +- each. The approximate average dimensions are 7.19 x 5.41 x 4.28 mm. This group of garnets would be ideal for individual jewelry pieces (ring, necklace, bracelet, earrings) or even a matching set.
Hessonite Garnet is a variety of Grossular Garnet whose coloring ranges fro orange to orange-brown and is transparent.
The garnet family comes "in a variety of colors and has many different varieties...when the term 'Garnet' is used, it is usually connotative of the dark red form; other color Garnets are usually given more descriptive gemstone terms" (minerals.net).