search
  • Sign In
    Sign Up
  • English speaking customer support only

    Toll Free - USA & Canada only:
    1-800-464-1640

    International:
    +66-39609697

  • Change Language
  • USD
Loose Hessonite Garnet for Sale

Hessonite Garnet

Discover the largest online selection of loose Hessonite Garnet for sale. We stock Hessonite Garnet in almost all shapes like; oval, round, cushion, octagon, baguette, pear and more. Hessonite is perfect for any kind of jewelry due to its durability and availability in all the shapes and sizes. The attractive orange, orange-red and brownish-orange color gives jewelers many design choices. We trade all natural gemstones only and offer professional gemstone certification as well. Enjoy our extensive choice of natural Hessonite Garnets right here.

Weight Size Clarity Price Origin
Clear Colors
More
Single
Pairs
Lots
Faceted
Cabochons
Sort By:
Clear All
1 2

Hessonite Garnet

Hessonite is a major player in the wide and varied garnet family and it is the most historically important and spiritually powerful with its links to Vedic astrology where it is referred to as one of the nine perfect gemstones.

Hessonite Garnet Colors

Hessonite Garnet’s nickname is the 'Cinnamon Stone' so you can guess the colors that are usually found in this gemstone - a range from honey-yellow to orange-brown and brown-red.

The color is caused by the presence of manganese during formation and the most desirable color is a bright golden orange although the lighter stones will show off more of a garnet's brilliance.

See our detailed article on Gemstone Colors here

Hessonite Garnet Species

There are at least 20 species of garnet but only 5 that are really of any interest to the world of gemstones - almandine, pyrope, spessartite, grossular and andradite.

Hessonite Garnet is a type of grossular although like most garnets they are rarely pure in crystal and chemical structure and are composed of a number of different minerals.

Even within the grossular garnet species there are a wide variety of gemstones including:

  • Tsavorite - a valuable bright green version
  • Mali - a grossular/andradite blend creating a golden yellow to caramel brown gemstone
  • Merelani Mint - in refreshing pastel hues

Hessonite Garnet Price

The price of a Hessonite Garnet is above all determined by its color - only then do we consider the clarity, cut and carat weight.

The ideal color for a Hessonite Garnet is a bright golden orange with a few honey tones thrown in for good measure. It is very rare to find a Hessonite without any internal flaws and in fact they can add to their charm with distinguishing curves and waves of alternating translucency.

Carat Weight

Although Hessonite Garnets can be found in quite large carat weights they do get more and more expensive per carat as the size increases - assuming the color, clarity and cut remain similar in quality.

For such a fine gemstone they still represent good value.

A Hessonite Garnet of around 1 carat in weight will begin at about $10 per carat for an average stone but can rise to $50 per carat for a top quality gemstone.

However, a Hessonite Garnet of above 2 carats with great color and good clarity could easily reach $100 per carat.

For more details please refer to our full Garnet Info page here

Treatments

Hessonite Garnets, like most other garnets, are not treated in any way to enhance their appearance other than the usual cutting and polishing.

Any treatments are clearly and fully disclosed on our product pages.

Where is Hessonite Garnet found?

The best-known sources of Hessonite Garnet are Sri Lanka, Brazil, India, Canada, Madagascar, Myanmar (Burma), Tanzania and the US.

What jewelry is Hessonite Garnet suitable for?

Hessonite Garnet gemstones are rated between 6.5 and 7.5 on Mohs hardness scale and are a tough enough to be used in all types of jewelry items.

With higher quality, more expensive Hessonite Garnets it might be a good idea to have protective settings for rings as they are more liable to be damaged.

Birthstones and Anniversaries

Hessonite Garnet is the official birthstone of January and would make a great gift for anyone who has a birthday in that month.

Hessonite Garnet is the traditional gemstone to celebrate the 2nd wedding anniversary.

Over 16 Years in the Gemstone Business!

Thank you for trusting us with your purchase!

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

I ordered 4-2 ct oval ruby and sold the first one by lunch time and then 2 more by the end of the week. tripled my money and the clients were all quite happy. BTW I believe in full disclosure, i.e., the client knew they were fusion filled.

Posted By Jimbo in October, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

Great product

Posted By Jamie in June, 2022
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

a wide variety of options and enjoyed the web site

Posted By Curious cat in November, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

If you want a gem that you can trust to not be treated, or if it is ita's disclosed this is the place! Therea's something for everybody. I really like knowing that the picture of the item is the one Ia'm buying, not a sample or stock photo. If you make jewelry, buy gems here! You can even buy a gem and have it set by a jeweler. Again, they have an amazing inventory, and prices are more than fair. You wona't be disappointed! I just wish they sold uncut gems. Sometimes I just want a specimen in the crystal form. Ia'm surprised they had no quartz from Arkansas, but they have a great selection of anything Ia've ever looked for.

Posted By Nita in July, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

Great company with excellent response Good pricing , selection of material

Posted By Meeetoo in March, 2022
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

Great experience

Posted By NievesA4 in May, 2022
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

Gemselect offers high quality stones at very competitive prices. The details they provide with each item are very accurate. A quality site with quality products.

Posted By TomL in December, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

I could find gems and information about them easily.

Posted By Verbena in July, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

I’ve purchased from GemSelect a few times in the past year. I would not shop anywhere else. The photos make all the difference…I can select the exact color I want. I have over 100 pieces, and I’ve never been less than thrilled with each gemstone.

Posted By Emma in October, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 9 star ratings

Very good value for the money. Great pictures that can be enlarged. Length and Width and carat size, and several angles that the gems can be viewed. Some of the gems have videos!

Posted By Northeast Customer in November, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

Excellent choice and great service.

Posted By Seedy in February, 2022
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

Multiple options of quality gemstones for competitive prices.

Posted By Missy G in August, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

I ordered more than I plan to keep to choose best quality. Glad for the return policy. Glad for the good reviews.

Posted By Carol in September, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

Website extremely easy to navigate!

Posted By JZ in December, 2021
Source: Bizrate

Overall Rating -> 10 star ratings

I will and have recommended Gem Select to others

Posted By Skippy in February, 2022
Source: Bizrate
STAY IN TOUCH
*You're signing up to receive GemSelect promotional email.

Privacy Notice © 2005-2022 GemSelect.com all rights reserved.

Reproduction (text or graphics) without the express written consent of GemSelect.com (SETT Company Ltd.) is strictly prohibited.

384

More Shapes
  • Asscher Cut
  • Baguette / Scissor Cut
  • Baguette Cabochon
  • Baguette Checkerboard
  • Baguette Crystal Cluster
  • Baguette Facet
  • Baguette Rose-Cut
  • Baguette Step Cut
  • Baguette Sugarloaf Cabochon
  • Ball
  • Baroque
  • Barrel
  • Barrel / Checkerboard
  • Barrel / Full-Round
  • Barrel Cabochon
  • Barrel Rose Cut
  • Bear Carving with Hole
  • Bird Carving
  • Briolette
  • Briolette with Hole
  • Bullet Shape Checkerboard
  • Carved
  • Carved Baguette
  • Carved Bird
  • Carved Cameo
  • Carved Cushion
  • Carved Elephant
  • Carved Fancy
  • Carved Fish
  • Carved Fish with Hole
  • Carved Flower
  • Carved Frog
  • Carved Fruit
  • Carved Half Heart
  • Carved Heart
  • Carved Heart Cabochon
  • Carved Leaf
  • Carved Marquise
  • Carved Marquise Cabochon
  • Carved Octagon
  • Carved Oval
  • Carved Oval Cabochon
  • Carved Pear
  • Carved Pear Cabochon
  • Carved Rhomb
  • Carved Rose
  • Carved Rose with Half Drilled Hole
  • Carved Round
  • Carved Round Bar
  • Carved Round Cabochon
  • Carved Shell
  • Carved Square
  • Carved Teardrop
  • Carved Trillion
  • Carved Turtle
  • Cushion Buff-Top
  • Cushion Cabochon
  • Cushion Checkerboard
  • Cushion Checkerboard (double sided)
  • Cushion Checkerboard (double sided) with Hole
  • Cushion Concave Fantasy Cut
  • Cushion Crystal Cluster
  • Cushion Mixed Cut
  • Cushion Rose-Cut
  • Cushion-Cut
  • Diamond-Cut
  • Drilled Faceted Sphere
  • Drilled Sphere
  • Drilled Square Rondelle
  • Drilled Square Rondelle Slice
  • Fancy Cabochon
  • Fancy Carved Cushion
  • Fancy Carved Oval
  • Fancy Carved Pear
  • Fancy Carved Trillion
  • Fancy Carving
  • Fancy Crystal Cluster
  • Fancy Cut
  • Fancy Facet
  • Fancy Fantasy Carving
  • Fancy-Cut
  • Fantasy Carved Flower
  • Fantasy Carved Flower Cut
  • Fantasy Carved Leaf
  • Flower Carving
  • Flower-Cut
  • Half Heart Cabochon
  • Half Heart Facet
  • Half Moon Cabochon
  • Half Moon Facet-Cut
  • Half Moon Faceted
  • Half-Drilled Briolette
  • Half-Drilled Heart Cabochon
  • Half-Drilled Heart Checkerboard Facet
  • Half-Drilled Heart Checkerboard (double sided
  • Half-Drilled Heart Facet
  • Half-Drilled Sphere
  • Heart Buff-Top
  • Heart Cabochon
  • Heart Cabochon with Hole
  • Heart Checkerboard
  • Heart Checkerboard (double sided)
  • Heart Crystal Cluster
  • Heart Facet
  • Heart Rose-Cut
  • Hexagon Crystal Cluster
  • Hexagon Cut
  • Marquise Buff-Top
  • Marquise Cabochon
  • Marquise Checkerboard
  • Marquise Checkerboard (double sided)
  • Marquise Concave Cut
  • Marquise Crystal Cluster
  • Marquise Facet
  • Marquise Mixed Cut
  • Marquise Slice
  • Marquise Sugarloaf Cabochon
  • Octagon / Scissor Cut
  • Octagon Buff-Top
  • Octagon Cabochon
  • Octagon Checkerboard
  • Octagon Concave Cut
  • Octagon Facet
  • Octagon Mixed-Cut
  • Octagon Step Cut
  • Oval Bar Cut
  • Oval Buff-Top
  • Oval Cabochon
  • Oval Cabochon with Hole
  • Oval Carved Cameo
  • Oval Checkerboard
  • Oval Checkerboard (double sided)
  • Oval Concave Cut
  • Oval Crystal Cluster
  • Oval Diamond-Cut
  • Oval Facet
  • Oval Fancy Facet
  • Oval Mixed Cut
  • Oval Portuguese-Cut
  • Oval Rose-Cut
  • Oval Rose-Cut (double sided)
  • Oval Slice
  • Pear Cabochon
  • Pear Checkerboard
  • Pear Checkerboard with Hole
  • Pear Concave Cut
  • Pear Crystal Cluster
  • Pear Double-Sided Checkerboard
  • Pear Facet
  • Pear Rose-Cut
  • Pear Shape Sugarloaf Cabochon
  • Pencil
  • Pencil Cut
  • Princess-Cut
  • Pyramid Cabochon
  • Rhomb Cabochon
  • Rhomb Checkerboard
  • Rhomb Checkerboard (Double-Sided)
  • Rhomb Crystal Cluster
  • Rhomb Facet
  • Rondelle
  • Round Buff-Top
  • Round Cabochon
  • Round Carved Cameo
  • Round Checkerboard
  • Round Checkerboard (double sided)
  • Round Concave Cut
  • Round Crystal Cluster
  • Round Drilled Checkerboard (Double Sided)
  • Round Drilled Rondelle
  • Round Facet
  • Round Mixed-Cut
  • Round Petal Cut
  • Round Rose-Cut
  • Round Rose-Cut (double sided)
  • Round Slice
  • Shark Fin Cabochon
  • Shield Cabochon
  • Spherical
  • Square / Scissor Cut
  • Square Buff-Top
  • Square Cabochon
  • Square Checkerboard
  • Square Crystal Cluster
  • Square Facet
  • Square Mixed-Cut
  • Square Step-Cut
  • Square Sugarloaf Cabochon
  • Square with Hole
  • Star Facet
  • Tapered Baguette Cabochon
  • Teardrop Cabochon
  • Trapezoid
  • Trapezoid Cabochon
  • Triangle
  • Triangle Facet
  • Trillion Buff Top
  • Trillion Cabochon
  • Trillion Checkerboard
  • Trillion Concave Cut
  • Trillion Crystal Cluster
  • Trillion Facet
  • Trillion Rose-Cut
  • Trillion Shape Sugarloaf Cabochon
  • Undrilled Briolette Teardrop
Popular Gemstones
  • Sapphire
  • Emerald
  • Ruby
  • Aquamarine
  • Zircon
  • Opal
  • Topaz
  • Tourmaline
  • Garnet
  • Amethyst
  • Citrine
  • Tanzanite
All Gemstones (136)
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T V Z
  • Actinolite Cat's Eye
  • Agate
  • Agate Geode
  • Almandine Garnet
  • Amazonite
  • Amethyst
  • Amethyst Geode
  • Ametrine
  • Ammolite
  • Andalusite
  • Andesine Labradorite
  • Apatite
  • Aquamarine
  • Aventurine
  • Black Opal
  • Bloodstone
  • Boulder Opal
  • Carnelian
  • Cat's Eye Apatite
  • Cat's Eye Aquamarine
  • Cat's Eye Gemstones
  • Cat's Eye Moonstone
  • Cat's Eye Opal
  • Cat's Eye Scapolite
  • Chalcedony
  • Charoite
  • Chocolate Opal
  • Chrome Diopside
  • Chrysoberyl
  • Chrysocolla
  • Chrysoprase
  • Citrine
  • Color Change Gemstones
  • Color-Change Diaspore
  • Color-Change Fluorite
  • Color-Change Garnet
  • Color-Change Sapphire
  • Coral
  • Demantoid Garnet
  • Dendritic Agate
  • Diamond
  • Druzy Amethyst
  • Druzy Azurite
  • Druzy Variscite
  • Emerald
  • Enstatite
  • Fire Agate
  • Fire Opal
  • Fluorite
  • Fossil Coral
  • Garnet
  • Golden Beryl
  • Grandidierite
  • Grossularite Garnet
  • Hematite
  • Hemimorphite
  • Hemimorphite Druzy
  • Hessonite Garnet
  • Howlite
  • Idocrase
  • Imperial Topaz
  • Iolite
  • Jade Gemstones
  • Jadeite
  • Jasper
  • Kornerupine
  • Kunzite
  • Kyanite
  • Labradorite
  • Lapis Lazuli
  • Larimar
  • Malachite
  • Malaya Garnet
  • Mali Garnet
  • Maw-Sit-Sit
  • Moonstone
  • Morganite
  • Mother Of Pearl
  • Mystic Topaz
  • Nuummite
  • Obsidian
  • Opal
  • Opal Doublet
  • Opal In Matrix
  • Pearl
  • Peridot
  • Pietersite
  • Prehnite
  • Pyrite
  • Pyrope Garnet
  • Quartz
  • Quartz Cat's Eye
  • Quartz With Hedenbergite
  • Quartz With Marcasite
  • Rainbow Moonstone
  • Rainbow Pyrite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodolite Garnet
  • Rose Quartz
  • Rubellite Tourmaline
  • Ruby
  • Ruby In Fuchsite
  • Ruby-Zoisite
  • Rutile Quartz
  • Sapphire
  • Scapolite
  • Scolecite
  • Seraphinite
  • Sillimanite
  • Sillimanite Cat's Eye
  • Smithsonite
  • Smoky Quartz
  • Snowflake Obsidian
  • Sodalite
  • Spectrolite
  • Spessartite Garnet
  • Sphene
  • Spinel
  • Star Diopside
  • Star Garnet
  • Star Gemstones
  • Star Moonstone
  • Star Rose Quartz
  • Star Ruby
  • Star Sapphire
  • Strawberry Quartz
  • Sunstone
  • Tanzanite
  • Tiger's Eye
  • Tiger's Eye Matrix
  • Topaz
  • Tourmaline
  • Tsavorite Garnet
  • Turquoise
  • Variscite
  • Zircon
Main Categories
  • New Arrivals
  • Gemstone Lots
  • Calibrated Gemstones
  • Gemstones By Piece
  • Top Grade Gems
  • Matching Pairs
  • Cabochon Gemstones
  • Drilled Gems, Briolettes and Beads
  • Birthstones
  • Gemstone Carvings
  • Fancy Gemstones
  • Star Gemstones
  • Unheated Sapphire
English speaking customer support only

Toll Free - USA & Canada only:
1-800-464-1640

International:
+66-39609697

Save Money
No shipping Fees for Additional Items!
$8.90 Worldwide Shipping

Update Translation
 
Current Value
New Value
GemSelect Gemstones
X Close Window
Colored Gemstones
X Close Window
Colored Gemstones
X Close Window
Colored Gemstones
Size and Weight

Gems are always measured in Millimeter (mm)

Dimensions are given as;
length x width x depth,
except for round stones which are;
diameter x depth

Select gems by size, not by weight!
Gem varieties vary in density, so carat weight is not a good indication of size

Note: 1ct = 0.2g

Size Comparison Chart