This beautifully rich, apricot colored hessonite garnet exhibits one of the most interesting visual effects displayed by gemstones. Known as "whisky-in-water" or "heatwave," this roiled appearance gives this unique variety of garnets, also known as "cinnamon" garnets, a characteristic look appreciated by jewelers, gemologists, and collectors alike. This gem is extremely well cut and well proportioned, measuring 15.56x 12.35 x 8.66 millimeters, with excellent luster and brilliance. It is an unusually sizable gemstone weighing 12.99 carats, exceptionally clean, and with its symmetrical shape and pleasing outline, this gemstone would would make a gorgeous ring or pendant. A unique January birthstone!
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We have a large selection of unmounted garnets in our inventory. Please inquire for details.