Tsavorite mine Lemshuku in Northern Tanzania. Weight: 0.86 carats Shape: Troida Style: faceted Size: 6.55 x 6,30 x 6.30 mm Tsavorite is a green gem quality grossular Garnet. This is a family of sodium aluminous garnets nesosilicate: vanadium and chrome grossular, these are both of these which give it its beautiful green color. Its name comes from the Tsavo Park in the Kenya. Qualities: high hardness (7.5 Mohs scale). respect to the Emerald, it contains less inclusions than the Emerald, it requires no treatment (100% natural); its refractive index is high; and its color is gorgeous and glowing light. N = 1,739 1,745 refractive index
Recently introduced on the market of gemstones, Tsavorite green garnet is known for its brilliance, hardness, high purity and rarity - it is much rarer than diamonds, for example.
The photos in macro mode sometimes highlight inclusions which are generally not visible to the naked eye.
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