Spessartine, Quartz (Var: Smoky Quartz)
Wushan Spessartine Mine, Tongbei, Yunxiao Co., Zhangzhou Prefecture, Fujian Province, China
Large Cabinet, 17.8 x 10.6 x 4.9 cm
Large plate of gorgeous gemmy orange spessartine garnets on smoky quartz, with no damage except to the bottom periphery and one spot on the right most edge. For the size, the quality of the garnets is unusually good and the quality overall unusually high. Ex. Charlie Key Collection.