An Early Byzantine Engraved Almandine from the Garibpet Deposit, Telangana State, India: Evidence for Garnet Trade Along the Ancient Maritime Silk Road
Analyses the chemical composition and inclusion characteristics of this ancient artefact.
Purple Pyrope-Almandine Garnet From Mozambique
Analysis of attractive purple garnets from a new deposit in central Mozambique.
Pyrope Garnet and Montana Sapphires Highlight Winter 2015 G&G
G&G Brief presents an overview of the content of the Winter 2015 issue of Gems & Gemology.
Abstracts; Summer 2009
This article, from the Summer 2009 issue of Gems & Gemmology, is a compilation of abstracts of important gemmology-related articles published outside of Gems & Gemmology.
New Chromium- and Vanadium-Bearing Garnets from Tranoroa, Madagascar
Pyrope-spessartine garnets from Tranoroa, in southern Madagascar, contain appreciable Cr and somewhat lower V contents.
Bohemian Garnet – Today
Red garnets have been mined in the Bohemian Hills of Czechoslovakia since the 16th century.
Demantoid garnet fossil pseudomorphs
In these two extremely rare specimens, demantoid garnet has replaced coral and gastropod fossils.
Abstracts; Summer 1991
From the Summer 1991 issue of Gems & Gemmology, a summary of important gemmology-related articles published in other journals.
Pyrope garnets occur in near-colourless to light orange and pink, as well as the familiar red.
Gem-Quality Grossular Garnets
The gemmological classification and identification of gem grossular garnets is examined.