Hessonite (gomedha) melon faceted beads necklace intricately designed with gradual color variations in the stones. Choose an option for this necklace with or without seed bead spacers. Believed to be a beneficial stone for pregnant women. 24 inches long. Hessonite is a type of garnet. It also includes the rare tsavorite type of garnet. While most grossularite garnet is green, hessonite typically has a orange-brown color which has earned it the common name as cinnamon stone.