This hammered sterling silver ring features a beautiful Mozambique Garnet. The gem itself measures 6 mm and is set it in a gold plated bezel. The ring size is US 9.
This statement piece is handmade and comes in a beautiful gift box with birthstone chart and satin pouch.
Mohs scale hardness: 6.5 – 7.5
The name “garnet” comes from the Latin word “Garanatus,” meaning “seedlike,” in reference to a pomegranate. Garnet species are found in many colours including red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, pink, brown, black and colourless, with reddish shades most common.
A stone of commitment, Red Garnet represents love. It revitalizes feelings and enhances sexuality, bringing warmth, devotion, understanding, trust, sincerity and honesty to a relationship. it is believed that Red Garnet controls anger, especially toward the self.
Garnet is the birthstone for January and the stone that celebrates the 2nd anniversary of marriage.
Love & Eternity & Passion
This reference makes sense as small garnets look like the bright red seeds you find inside in a pomegranate. The garnet has been a popular gem throughout history.