Garnet Var. Demantoid
Thumbnail, 2.2 x 1.9 x 1.6 cm
Belqeys Mountain, near Takab, West Azerbaijan
Great color and size make this a bargain, though it is contacted on the back (hence the lower price for such a large crystal). From new finds in a remote part of Iran in late 2013, these premiered at the Tucson show of 2014.