073 Andradite, Melanite
Breithorn, Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
Individual and overgrown highly lustrous melanite on bright matrix. (Melanite is a glossy black garnet gemstone that is sometimes referred to as "titanium andradite" due to its titanium content.) Undamaged, the backside is cut.
Size: 6.8 x 4.5 x 2 cm