Garnet Spessartine #12 Thumbnail Specimen (Tanzania)
*This is a very small miniature, known as a thumbnail specimen. Please examine scale photo and consider dimensions carefully.* Thumbnail specimens are mounted in small display boxes known as perky boxes, and contain locality information. They are designed so that they are ready for display, or may be unmounted for any use including jewelry supply. An ideal and efficient tiny treasure, for any collection!
Mineral Name: Garnet var. Spessartine
Locality: Ngorongoro District, Arusha Region, Tanzania.
Dimensions: 0.31" x 0.31" (8mm x 8mm)
Characteristics of this specimen: Bright orange dodecahedral crystal is a classic example of spessartine garnet from Tanzania. This geometric, bright crystal is a perfect choice for jewelry artisans and collectors alike!
Healing Keywords: Garnet is associated with vitality, grounding, strength, and fidelity. Spessartine garnet is associated with sexuality and creativity.
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