How much is a russian demantoid garnet?

Answer The cost of a green, emerald-like Russian demantoid garnet depends on the clarity, quality, size and cut of the gem. Russian demantoid garnets with a highly-desirable "horsetail"--a radiating spira... Read More »

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What is a demantoid garnet horsetail?

The demantoid garnet is a rare green gemstone that is a variety of the mineral andradite. The most desirable demantoid garnets are those with horsetail inclusions, which appear almost exclusively i... Read More »

Are Russian nationalism and Russian patriotism synonyms or antonyms?

Easy. Patriotism is about a state and its institutions while nationalism makes people the main priority, in our particular case Russian people. For example, the communists are patriotic about the S... Read More »

Where does garnet come from?

Although mined in many places in the world, the majority of modern garnets come from Africa. India, Russia and Central and South American countries also produce garnet. Garnets are primarily deep r... Read More »

What is a tsavorite garnet?

Tsavorite garnets, also called green grossularite, are a type of garnet found solely in the East African nations of Tanzania and Kenya. They were discovered in 1967. Tsavorite garnets are noted for... Read More »