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Garnet Bibliography



Garnet, from gemmology to its place in historical jewellery.

A collection of different coloured garnets

Adamo, Ilaria; Bocchio, Rosangela; Diella, Valeria; Pavese, Alessandro; Vignola, Pietro; Prosperi, Loredana; Palanza, Valentina (2009) Demantoid from Val Malenco, Italy: Review and update. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 4, p. 280-287.

Adamo, Ilaria; Gatta, G. Diago; Rotiroti, Nicola; Diella, Valeria; Pavese, Alessandro (2011) Green andradite stones: Gemmological and mineralogical characterisation. European Journal of Mineralogy, v. 23, n. 1, pp. 91-100.

Almandin (2012) Lapis, v. 37, n. 10, p. 9.

An encounter with gems: New production of garnet from Tanzania (2012) 18 Karati, p. 6.

Beaton, Donna (2009) Gem news international: Color-change pyrope-spessartine from Kenya. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 3, pp. 223-224.

Beaton, Donna (2009) Gem news international: Yellow grossular from Tanzania. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 4, pp. 299-300.

Blodgett, Troy and Simmons, William B. (Skip) (2007) Gem news international: Pyrope almandine from Tanzania. Gems & Gemology, v. 43, n. 2, pp. 172-173.

Bridges, Campbell R. (2007) Grenat vert tsavorite: presentation et debat. Revue de Gemmologie a.f.g., n. 161, pp. 4-6.

Cameron, Esther (2012) Anglo-Saxon garnet jewellery: a new find from Oxfordshire. Jewellery History Today, n. 14, pp. 8-9.

Cavagna, Sergio (2009-2010) Tsavorite, a green gemstone of great splendour. 18 Karati, n. 144, pp. 30-32.

Chatagnier, Pierre-Yves (2012) Le traitement thermique de l'andradite. Revue de Gemmologie a.f.g., n. 180, pp. 12-18.

Danet, Fabrice (2009) Gem news international: Demantoid from Ambanja, Madagascar. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 3, pp. 218-219.

Deville, Joan. (1995) Les Grenats, CEDIM, Paris.

DiGhionno, Dino, McClure, Shane F., and Fritsch, Emmanuel (1997) Gem news international: Demantoid garnets from Russia. Gems & Gemology, v. 33, n. 3, p. 222.

DiGhionno, Dino; Kammerling, Robert C.; and McClure, Shane F. (1996) Gem news international: Color-change garnet. Gems & Gemology, v. 32, n. 1, p. 53.

Drucker, Richard B. (2007) Largest tsavorite found. The Guide; Gem Market News, v. 26, n. 2, p. 15.

Federman, David (2003) Gem Profile: Namibian demantoid garnet. Modern Jeweler, v. 102, n. 2, pp. 35-36.

Federman, David (2006) Gem profile: Iridescent andradite. Modern Jeweler, v. 105, n. 7, pp. 37-38.

Federman, David (2007) Gem profile: Tanzanian rhodolite. Modern Jeweler, v. 106, n. 3, pp. 39-40.

Federman, David (2009) Colour-change garnet: Two-for-one special. Silverstyles, pp. 50-51.

Feneyrol, Julien; Giuliani, Gaston; Ohnenstetter, Daniel; Saul, Mark; Saul, Eric; Saul, John (2010) District minier a "tsavorite" de Lemshuku, Tanzanie. Revue de Gemmologie a.f.g., n. 172, pp. 11-22.

Flies, Dominique (2008) La couleur des grenats.

Fuhrmann, Richard Jürgen. (1983) Granat: Mystik, Edelstein, Schmuck, Rühle-Diebener, Stuttgart.

Furuya, Masashi. (2006) Demantoid garnet: the legendary gemstone aroused from a century of sleep. Japan Germany Gemmological Laboratory, Yamanashi‑ken, Japan.

Garnet: great balls of fire. (2008) Lithographie, LLC, East Hampton, CT.

Garnet group: a superb variety of colourful options (2009) Pro Jeweller, n. 26, p. 78-80.

Garnet: A surprise packet of colour (2012) Jeweller (Australian), pp. 19-20.

Garnet: multicoloured pomegranate seeds (2003) Bangkok Gems & Jewellery, v. 16, n. 9, pp. 84-86.

Garnet's many faces (2005) SolitairePro, pp. 42-44.

Geiger, Charles A., Stahl, Andreas, and Rossman, George R. (1999) Raspberry-red grossular from Sierra de Cruces Range, Coahuila, Mexico. European Journal of Mineralogy, v. 11, pp. 1109-1113.

Gems: mandarin garnets (2005) Idex Magazine, v. 20, n. 177, pp. 69, 71.

Genis, Robert (2002) African color-change garnet. Rapaport Diamond Report, v. 25, n. 38, pp. 123-124.

Genis, Robert (2003) Demantoid garnet. Rapaport Diamond Report, v. 26, n. 4, pp. 143, 145-146.

Genis, Robert (2003) Mandarin orange garnet. Rapaport Diamond Report, v. 26, n. 6, pp. 129, 131.

Granat: die Mineralien der Granat-Gruppe: Edelsteine, Schmuck und Laser (1995) C. Weise, München.

Gübelin, Eduard J. and John I. Koivula (2004) Photoatlas of Inclusions in Gemstones, Volume 1. 4th ed., Opinio Publishers, Basel.

Gübelin, Eduard J. and John I. Koivula (2005) Photoatlas of Inclusions in Gemstones, Volume 2. Opinio Publishers, Basel. 

Hanneman, W. William. (2008]) Naming garnets: Sinkankas symposium 2008. Hanneman Gemological Instruments, Poulsbo, WA.

Harrison, Wendy Jane (1979) An experimental investigation of the partitioning of rare earth elements between garnets and liquids at high pressure and temperatures with particular reference to Non-Henry's Law behavior.

Heppe, Solange (1988) Les grenats vert.

Hoover, Donald B. (2011) Determining garnet composition from magnetic susceptibility and other properties. Gems & Gemology, v. 47, n. 4, pp. 272-285.

How to sell Malay garnet (2012) Retail Jeweller, p. 49.

Jang-Green, Hyejin; Beaton, Donna (2009) Gem news international: Light yellow-green grossular from Kenya. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 1, pp. 65-66.

Johnson, Mary L., Koivula, John I., and DeGhionno, Dino (1998) Gem news: Color-change pyropespessartine garnet, also from Madagascar. Gems & Gemology, v. 34, n. 3, pp. 222-223.

Jones, Bob (2003) Garnet: a gem for everyone. Rock & Gem, v. 33, n. 1, pp. 52-55.

Karampelas, Stafanos, Gaillou, Eloise, and Fritsch, Emmanuel (2007) Les grenats andradites - démantoides d'Iran: zonage de couleur et inclusions. Revue de Gemmologie a.f.g., n. 160, pp. 14-19.

Korchevskaya, Yuliya (2006) Russian demantoid: this gem has a colorful history. Rock & Gem, v. 36, n. 3, pp. 12-15.

Kretz, Ralph (2010) Morphology and growth of garnet, (Fe0.74Mg0.13Mn0.09Ca0.04)3Al2Si3O12, in Archean schist near Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. Canadian Mineralogist, v. 48, pp. 537-548.

Lauf, R. J. (2012) Collector's guide to the garnet group. Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA.

Laurs, Brendan M. (2011) Gem news international: New find of green grossular at Merelani, Tanzania. Gems & Gemology, v. 47, n. 1, p. 57.

Laurs, Brendan M. and Knox, Kimberly (2001) Spessartine garnet from Ramona, San Diego County, California. Gems & Gemology, v. 37, n. 4, pp. 278-296.

Linton, Trevor (2010) Garnets, what are they? Metal, Stone & Glass, v. 53, pp. 6-7.

Liu, Shang I (2010) Demantoid garnet cat's eye from Iran and Russia. Journal of the Gemmological Association of Hong Kong, v. 31, pp. 74-78.

Lu, Ren (2011) Lab notes: Three similar-appearing green stones: Jadeite, omphacite, and hydrogrossular. Gems & Gemology, v. 47, n. 1, pp. 52-53.

Lu, Ren; Samararatne, Chandana (2009) Gem news international: Enstatite from Pakistan. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 3, p. 219.

Milisenda, Claudio C.; Lind, Th.; Henn, Ulrich (2010) Spessartine garnet: from collector stone to topseller. Gemmologie: Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gemmologischen Gesellschaft , v. 59, n. 1-2, pp. 3.

Milisenda, Claudio C.; Wehr, K. (2009) Demantoid garnet from Madagascar. Gemmologie: Zeitschrift der Deutschen Gemmologischen Gesellschaft, v. 52, n. 3/4, pp. 80-81.

Mocquet, Blanca; Lulzac, Yves; Rondeau, Benjamin; Fritsch, Emmanuel; Le Quere, Jacques; Mohamady, Bruno; Crenn, Gerard; Lamiraud, Christophe; Scalie, Sandra (2009) Ambanja, premier gisement d'andradite demantoide gemme a Madagascar. Revue de Gemmologie a.f.g., n. 169, pp. 6-10.

Perkins, Jim (2012) Malaya garnet: From trash to treasure. Rock & Gem, v. 42, n. 4, p. 58.

Pezzotta, Federico (2009) Demantoide e topazolite: Nuovo ritrovamento in Madagascar. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, v. 33, n. 3, pp. 198-.

Pezzotta, Federico (2010) Demantoid und topazolith aus Antetezambato, Nordmadagaskar. Lapis, v. 35, n. 10, pp. 31-39.

Pezzotta, Federico; Adamo, Ilaria; Diella, Valeria (2011) Demantoid and topazolite from Antetezambato, Northern Madagascar: Review and new data. Gems & Gemology, v. 47, n. 1, pp. 2-14.

Praszkier, Tomasz (2010) Demantoid garnet find in Madagascar. Vug, v. 3, no. 1, pp. 45-47.

Prine, Jeff (2010) Gems that inspire: Mandarin garnet. Watch & Jewelry Review, v. 77, n. 9, pp. 20-21.

Prine, Jeff (2010) Gems that inspire: Tsavorite. Watch & Jewelry Review, v. 77, n. 7, p. 24-25. 'Rainbow' andradite garnet (2005) Jewelers' Circular-Keystone, v. 176, n. 7, p. 52.

Robertson, Stuart M. (2003) Russian demantoid garnet. The Guide; Gem Market News, v. 22, n. 5, p. 13.

Rondeau, Benjamin; Fritsch, Emmanuel; Mocquet, Blanca; Lulzac, Yves (2009) Ambanja (Madagascar) - a new source of gem demantoid garnet. InColor, pp. 22-24.

Rondeau, Benjamin; Mocquet, Blanca; Lulzac, Yves; Fritsch, Emmanuel (2009) Nouveaux grenats démantoides d'Ambanja, Province d'Anstisiranana, Madagascar. Regne Mineral, n. 90, pp. 41-46.

Roskin, Gary (2003) Jewel of the month: demantoid andradite garnet. Jewelers' Circular-Keystone, v. 174, n. 2, pp. 71-72.

Rossman, George R. and Aines, Roger D. (1986) Spectroscopy of a birefringent grossular from Asbestos, Quebec, Canada. American Mineralogist, v. 71, pp. 779-780.

Rouse, John D. (1986) Garnet, Butterworths, London.

Schmetzer, Karl; Bernhardt, Heinz-Jürgen; Bosshart, George; Hainschwang, Thomas (2009) Colour-change garnets from Madagascar: variation of chemical, spectroscopic and colorimetric properties. Journal of Gemmology, v. 31, n. 5-8, pp. 235-282.

Schmetzer, Karl; Karampelas, Stefanos (2009) Demantoid from a new source. Gems & Jewellery, v. 18, n. 4, pp. 10-12.

Schumann, Walter (2006) Gemstones of the world, Sterling, New York.

Sedova, Yelena (2009) Many faces of garnet. Russian Diamonds & Jewellery, n. 1, pp. 26.

Shah, Raj (2009) Kenya's new double-barrel color-change garnet. www.colored-stone.com.

Shelton, Bill (2011) Uvarovite. Mineral News, v. 27, n. 9, pp. 11-12.

Shigley, James E.; Laurs, Brendan M.; Janse, A. J. A. Bram; Elen, Sheryl; Dirlam, Dona M. (2010) Gem localities of the 2000s. Gems & Gemology, v. 46, n. 3, pp. 188-216.

Shull, Richard M. (2010) Garnet. Art Jewelry, v. 6, no. 6, p. 21.

Sturman, Nick; Du Toit, Garry (2009) Lab notes: Interesting inclusion aggregate in tsavorite. Gems & Gemology, v. 45, n. 4, p. 294.

Taylor, L., Wise, M. A., and Simmons, W. B. (1997) Occurrence of phosphorus in garnets from gembearing pegmatites. Rocks & Minerals, v. 72, n. 3, pp. 189-190.

Taylor, Lila Simonettia (1998) Trace element chemistry of pegmatitic garnets.

The John Sinkankas Garnet Symposium: April 19, 2008. (2008) San Diego Mineral & Gem Society, San Diego, CA.

Vleeschdrager, Eddy (2011) Garnet and its multiple faces. Le Bijoutier, n. 790, pp. 77, 79.

Webster, Robert (1994) Gems: their sources, descriptions, and identification, Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford.

Weil, Alice (2003) Tsavorite garnet - bounty from Africa. SA Jewellery News, p. 40.

Weldon, Robert (2004) Phenomenal magician. Professional Jeweler, v. 7, n. 12, p. 38.

White, John S. (2009) Spessartine from the Navegadora mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Rocks & Minerals, v. 84, n. 1, pp. 42-45.

White, John S. (2011) Some thoughts about tourmalines (and garnets). Rocks & Minerals, v. 85, n. 1, pp. 69.

Yang, Hexiong; Konzett, Jurgen; Downs, Robert T.; Frost, Daniel J. (2009) Crystal structure and Raman spectrum of a high-pressure Li-rich majoritic garnet, (Li2Mg)Si2(SiO4)3. American Mineralogist, v. 94, n. 4, pp. 630-633.

Zboikov, Vladimir (2007) World market for gem-grade stones: alexandrite, demantoid, and tanzanite. Russian Diamonds & Jewellery, v. 16, n. 1, pp. 14-15.