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4MM BALL BRACELET GARNET

Garnet Bracelet. Its name derives from the Latin word meaning grain granatus, for its resemblance to the pomegranate.

 

 

 

 

10.00 *

Garnet Faceted Earrings 01

Sterling silver
Size: 4mm

20.00 *

1B.GRA

6.00 *

Garnet Faceted Earrings 02

Sterling silver
Size: 6x4mm

23.00 *

Garnet Earrings Faceted 03

Sterling silver
Size: 7x5mm

28.00 *

Garnet Fine Oval Pendant With Hole

Garnet tumbled oval pendant with hole
40 years of minerals, in the center of Barcelona and online

12.00 / unit(s) *

Garnet Thumbled Stone with Hole

Height: 28mm approx.
Width: 20mm approx.
8.00 / unit(s) *

9X4.GRN

3.00 *

9X4.GRV

2.00 *
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Garnet

ETYMOLOGY: It comes from the latin malum granatum = Granada. It is due to rounded crystals or his resemblance to the red flowers of the pomegranate.

CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Cubic, dodecahedrons, icositetraedros.

PRINCIPLE OF FORMATION: Tertiary.

CLASS MINERAL: Silicates.

MINERAL ELEMENTS CHEMICAL FORMULA Fe3 + Al 2 (SiO 4) + Ca, Mg, Mn, Ti.

HARDNESS: 6.5 - 7.5 on the Mohs scale.

FIELDS: Brazil, India, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, EEUU.

 

MINERALOGY: Garnet is actually a mineral group of different colors with a similar crystal structure and chemical composition related, one of its leading figures is the almandine (red with violet hue). Because the chemical composition of the garnet varies, the atomic bonds in some species are stronger than others.


MYTHOLOGY: It is said that Noah used a garnet lamp in order to surely send his ark in the darkness of night. At the auction of the estate of Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis an amazing cabochon garnet flower brooch nineteenth century on fair of the Middle Ages, the victors adorned shield and sword hilt with garnets for protection was.


PROPERTIES: It is said that granite is a regenerative stone, brings vitality and will, Garnet inspires love and devotion, balances the sex drive and harmonizes emotions, helps rid of obsolete thoughts and opens the hearts and gives us self-confidence.



CHAKRAS: Sacral and spleen.

ZODIAC SIGN: Aries.

USES: Jewellery, collection, meditation, the Garnets are key mineral in interpreting the genesis of many igneous and metamorphic rocks by Geothermobarometry.