January Birthstone – Garnet

What’s the Birthstone for January?

Garnet is the birthstone for January according to both the ancient and modern lists.

Garnet is a very durable gemstone, ranking 6.5-7.5 on the Mohs scale. It is found all over the world, including Wyoming, Czech Republic, Greece, Russia, Tanzania, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, and India. Mandarin Spessartite Garnets, also known as Mandarin garnets, are considered to be the rarest and expensive of all garnet gemstones.

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