Like most gemstone beads, Mandarin garnet gemstone beads have also earned some name in the gemstone market and like fiery comets against the evening sky,the first mandarin garnets appeared in the gemstone trade a little over ten years ago. Specialists and gemstone lovers all agreed: the magnificent colors and high brilliance of these orange-red treasures are unique. Also recognized as Orange Spessartite the origin of Mandarin Garnet Gemstone the origin of this gemstone dates of early years of 90s decade in last century when it was found for first time on the shores of Kunene River in Namibia and then late founded in Nigeria and Tanzania. The hardness of gemstone measures to 7.25 and has density of 4.14 to 4.20. There are various historical facts associated with Mandarin Garnet Beads which witness that these beads were used by ancient people. As an impact of its extensive refractive feature this stone shines even in poor lighted areas. It considered as the birth stone of persons born in month of January.It is said that in ancient times this stone was also used by travelers while traveling in dark night as the use of illumination of this stone helped them in finding their way while passing from any jungle.Check the online collection of Mandarin gemstone beads at Ratna Sagar Jewels- the wholesalers and manufacturers of AAA quality Mandarin Garnet gemstone beads.