almandine

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a purple variety of the ruby spinel

a deep red garnet consisting of iron aluminum silicate

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The goblet and beads exhibit shallow, irregular indentations consistent with the use of stone and wood tools tipped with an especially hard material, such as almandine garnet or corundum.
The silver brooch in the picture is set with an almandine garnet cut en cabochon.
John Betts (New York, New York) had almandine garnet from Green's Farm, Roxbury, Connecticut.
These darkred almandine garnets, up to an inch in diameter, are found in biotite schist at the Garnet Ledge near the mouth of the Stikine River.