I don't know how to grade diamonds or gemstones. It has been tested for. Gold Sorry wish I could be more help. Garnet is the birthstone for January and the stone that celebrates the 2nd anniversary of marriage. The name garnet comes from the Latin word Garanatus, meaning seed like, in reference to a pomegranate.
This reference makes sense as small garnets look like the bright red seeds you find inside in a pomegranate. The garnet has been a popular gem throughout history. Garnets were found as beads in a necklace worn by a young man in a grave that dates back to 3000 B.This is proof of the hardness and durability of the stone. Garnet is the birthstone of January. It is a beautiful stone that has been used in admiration throughout history. Garnet's powers include healing, strength, and protection and it is often worn to relieve inflammations of the skin. It is also believed to regulate the heart and blood flow and aid in curing depression.
In earlier times, garnets were exchanged as gifts between friends to demonstrate their affection for each other and to insure that they meet again. Color: Found in many colors including red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, brown, black, pink and even colorless.The varying colors of Garnet depend on their chemical composition and are referred to as specific types of Garnet such as almandine, andradite, demantoid, grossularite, hessonite, pyrope, rhodolite, tsavorite, spessartine and uvarovite. The item "VINTAGE 10K GOLD RED GARNET MEN'S ART DECO RING EGYPTIAN REVIVAL GEMSTONE 8.89gr" is in sale since Sunday, April 08, 2018. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Rings". The seller is "4744366" and is located in Andover, Massachusetts.
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