Or maybe a “treacly” quality?
One of the distinguishing characteristics of hessonite is a “treacly” quality — when viewed under magnification one can see undulating, contorted areas of lesser transparency.
What is Hessonite Garnet?
Hessonite belongs to the grossularite garnet group, which also includes the rare tsavorite garnet. While most…
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