Garnet Var. Demantoid
Miniature, 3.7 x 2.8 x 1.8 cm
Belqeys Mountain, near Takab, West Azerbaijan

An unusual, elongated crystal of 2.4 cm, sprawled on minimal matrix so it displays nicely! From new finds in a remote part of Iran in late 2013, these premiered at the Tucson show of 2014.