In 1602 Garnet received briefs from Pope Clement VIII.
The so-called red garnet, a pretty fish, with hues of carmine and blue stripes on its head, is much esteemed for the table.
Zircon, tourmaline, garnet and other precious stones of little commercial value are found throughout Australia.
On the 9th of February a messenger from Kofi Karikari overtook Sir Garnet, who on the 13th at Fomana received the Ashanti envoys.
Flattened crystals of garnet, films of quartz, and needles of tourmaline are not uncommon.