Rare natural garnet with alexandrite effect
Rare natural garnet with alexandrite effect 2.76 ct
Garnets with a strong alexandrite effect, like this stone, over one carat with good clarity are incredibly rare! In addition, the stone has an oval shape and harmonious proportions.
Under daylight (white light), the stone acquires a greenish color with a slight blue tint; under artificial light (yellow light), the garnet looks reddish. In mixed lighting, if the light sources are point, it is interesting to observe red and green flashes at the same time; however, in diffused light, the stone may appear brownish. Photos of this rare natural garnet were taken under different types of lighting. Before buying, we recommend that you look at the stone in person. The stone has an expert opinion from the Moscow Gemological Laboratory.