Polished Rough Tumbled Garnet 1″ Mineral Specimen

Polished Rough Tumbled Garnet 1″ Mineral Specimen


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• Garnets are a group of silicate minerals that have been used since the Bronze Age as gemstones and abrasives
• Garnet is dervied from the Middle English word, ‘gernet,’ which means dark red. That term came from the Latin word ‘granatum,’ which means seed. Subsequently, the gemstone’s connection to seeds comes from the red seeds inside a pomegranate
• These are partially tumbled stones so variations in shape, size and color should be expected as well as minor imperfections or inclusions
• You will receive tumbled garnet specimens similar to the reference images. Enlarged images included to show detail, may not be to scale
• Can range in size from roughly 1-1.25″ long and roughly .75-1″ thick measured from the longest possible points

Additional information

Weight 4 oz

1 piece, 4 pieces