Perfect for unique, one-of-a-kind and focal point jewelry. Use for your special jewelry creations or for healing purposes.
This piece comes from Tongbei, Fujian, China. This transparent crystal has an almost holographic appearance exhibiting a cola coloration. Hardness: 6.5-7.5
.75" x .5" x .25"
The color is a fiery sunny-orange to red-brown. Gems with the highest spessartite content are a light orange. Those with almandine content are reddish, to red brown in hue. Garnets are JANUARY and Aquarius birthstone. The energies of Spessartine vibrate at a high rate, imparting a willingness to help others and strengthening the heart. It enhances analytical processes and the rational mind. Yet Spessartine also stimulates aspects of creative abilities and energies, encouraging one to take action toward one's dreams, visions and goals. It is a good stone for artists, writers, dancers, actors and others who express through creative energy. Spessartine Garnet is believed to be beneficial to both male and female reproductive systems, boosting fertility and sex drive. It helps the kidneys and bladder, poor circulation, chilblains and Reynaud's disease. It may improve food intolerances, particularly to wheat and dairy products. It is an antidepressant and suppresses nightmares, and may be used to treat calcium imbalances