Large Namibian Demantoid Garnet
The Green Dragon mine yields exceptional demantoid, including a round brilliant seen at Tucson’s GJX show.
Green Nephrite Jade Attracts Buyers in Tucson
An update on the nephrite jade market from the 2015 GJX show.
An overview of the 2016 gem shows.
Magnesio-Axinite from Merelani, Tanzania
A rare find from a limited occurrence in Tanzania’s Merelani Hills, along with a “Merelani mint” garnet, is seen in Tucson.
Update on the Scorpion Tsavorite Mine
A look at the resumed operations and new production of Kenya’s Scorpion tsavorite mine.