Spessartite Garnet Recutting Project

Posted on Mar 25, 2015 in Gemcutting, Journal, Recut & Repair | No Comments
Spessartite Garnet Recutting Project

Last month I received a very large spessartite garnet from one of my wholesale brokers — over 18ct! Spessartite this large is rather rare, but because of the cut and obvious inclusions, it just wasn’t selling for him. So, after some discussion, we decided the stone would be best recut to a more salable shape […]