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The Gemstone Melanite

The gemstone Melanite is actually a black variety of Andradite garnet. The chemical formula of Melanite is indicated by the formula Ca3Fe2Si3O12. Melanite is most commonly used for gemstone purposes and it is often found exhibiting nice and interesting appearance when viewed under gemological microscopes. This gemstone variety of Andradite…