Identification of Hessonite Gemstone

Tests For Identification Of Real Hessonite Gemstone (Gomed)

  • If a real hessonite is left in cow’s urine for twenty-four hours the color of the urine changes.
  • Real Hessonite Gemstone is devoid of concentric rings of air bubbles.
  • Will not have the following: dullness, roughness, hole or dents, flat, black spot.

Qualities of a Good Hessonite Gomed Gemstone

  • Color similar to the clear urine of a cow
  • Transparency
  • High specific gravity
  • Brilliance
  • Uniform color

Hessonite Gemstone Color

The best color for the hessonite Gemstone is medium to dark orange or brown orange to brown yellow with some variations in the tone. The hessonite garnet gemstone gets its excellent color from the outline part iron or the mineral manganese.

Hessonite Gemstone Cut

Hessonite is mostly wear in Silver rings and the natural rough Hessonite Gemstone is cut to form round and oval shapes in most cases. Some Hessonite Gemstone can also be cut and faceted into rectangles or squares and even hexagons. Hessonite Stone beads are also used in necklaces and strings in jewelry.

The various facets allow for the Hessonite stone to be cut in a variety of ways and for that reason you can select from various shapes like round, oval, square, rectangle and even hexagon.

Hessonite Gemstone Carat

Hessonite Gemstone measuring 2 to 5 carats in weight have a higher demand in the market. This is because most astrologers recommend wearer to wear Hessonite Gemstone in this size for therapeutic use.

Hessonite Gemstone Clarity

One of the common ways to distinguish the hessonite gemstone from its stimulants is the ‘heat wave’ or the ‘scotch in water’ effect that this gem displays.