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Ruby Zoisite Fine Faceted Nuggets Strand
- Ruby Zoisite Fine Faceted Nuggets Strand
- approx. 13 1/2" long
- Bead size approx. 12mm x 13mm to 12mm x 21mm
- Sold by the strand. Price is for ONE STRAND ONLY
- Ruby-Zoisite, also known as Anylolite, is a combination of Ruby crystals formed with green/black Zoisite (Tschemakite). Most specimens will display three colors -- green, black and red. Zoisite, the same mineral as Tanzanite, provides an earthy green and black color while Ruby lends pink and red highlights. Ruby-Zoisite was first discovered in 1954 in Tanzania. The name anyolite derives from the word for "green" in the native language of the Massai. Contemporary stone folklore rumors Ruby-Zoisite increases one’s sense of individuality, increases self confidence and helps us realize one's true potential.