Andradite Var. Demantoid Garnet
Miniature, 5.2 x 3.0 x 2.6 cm
Antetezambato, Ambanja District, Diana Region, Antsiranana Province, Madagascar
This is a plate of intergrown, glassy and gemmy, green to olive-green demantoid crystals. In size they reach to 1.1 cm. The matrix is limestone metasomatized to garnet. Overall this is a brilliantly sparkling, bright, and showy specimen with a lot of color appeal and flash to it! The crystals are super bright and gemmy