Spessartite Garnet is the vibrant red color variety of Garnet family forming prismatic and heavily striated isometric crystals. This particular specimen is an incredible example featuring lovely vibrant red trio Spessartite Garnet crystals nicely positioned on top of Albite matrix. The Garnet crystals has a magnificent saturated color, well composed and crystalized all around with good contrast against the white matrix background.
Trio of Spessartite Garnet crystals on Albite matrix
||H: 7.5 x W: 5.8 x D: 4.5 cm
Skardu District, Gilgit Baltistan, Pakistan
The name is Garnet derived from seeds of pomegranate-tree because of its color resemblance to red garnet. Garnet is widely used as a gem, the most common color of Garnet is red, the most usual tones being tinged with brown, yellow, and violet. This fiery gemstone also comes in brown, green, yellow, purple, and even black. Garnet is also considered a '' Warrior '' In ancient times it is believed to protect one from wounds during battle. In many cultures, Garnet was treated as a sacred stone and is also admired as a stone of truth and commitment.
Hessonite Garnet, Almandine Garnet, Andradite Garnet, Grossular Garnet, Pyrope Garnet, Spessartine Garnet, Uvarovite Garnet Enormous deposits of garnet are located in Afghanistan, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, India, Iran, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Sri Lanka, USA, and Pakistan.
Garnet Crystals on Albite Associations:
||Heart Chakra, Base Chakra
||Aries, Leo, Virgo
||7 – 7.5
||Red, Pink, Green, Orange, Yellow, Brown, and Black
Healing Properties of Garnet Crystals on Albite:
Good Luck, Energy, Inspiration, Positive thoughts, Love, Passion, Sensuality, Success, Social popularity, Self-confidence
- Garnet Crystals on Albite carries similar properties to ruby stone, i.e., the energy of passion, creativity, and joy.
- Garnet Crystals on Albite refresh purifies, and balances energy, bringing serenity or love.
- Garnet Crystals on Albite also strengthen the survival instinct, bringing courage and hope.
- Garnet Crystals on Albite treats disorders of the spine and spinal fluid, cellular structure, and bone.
- Garnet Crystals on Albite boosts the immune system and energy levels, purifies the heart, lungs, blood, and regenerates DNA.