Andradite (Var: Demantoid)
Tubussis 22 farm (Tubussis; Tubusis; Tubessis), Karibib District, Erongo Region, Namibia
Miniature, 5.0 x 4.0 x 3.2 cm
Green demantoid garnets are EXCEEDINGLY rare, in fact one of the rarest of the gem crystals - and they are particularly uncommon in matrix specimens. This is a fine crystal of 10 mm (one cm), with some nearby crystal embedded in matrix.