Garnets have long had a tradition of being mistaken for rubies, but tend to be much darker in shade and color. Humans have been using garnets since the Bronze Age both as gemstones and abrasives for tool making.
Location and Sources
Garnets can be found all over the world and in different sub-categories. These varieties include Rhodolite, Pyrope and Spessartine. We carry 100% natural garnets in various shades of color including reds and purples.