PURPLE/BLUE ROUND TANZANITE
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Colours: Violet blue to bluish violet to violet purple
Mohs Hardness: 6 to 7
Anniversaries: 24th Wedding Anniversary
Found in just one place on earth, tanzanite is a relatively recent discovery. Tiffany & Co named this blue-violet variety of zoisite in honour of Tanzania, where it was first unearthed in 1967. Because the crystals show different colours depending on the viewing direction, cutters can fashion gems with a range of colour from violetish blue to bluish violet depending on how much weight they want to retain from the rough.
Information Source: www.gia.edu
All stones are sourced by Ele who is GIA certified in Diamond, Coloured Gem and Pearl Grading. She sources from reputable Australian suppliers.
If you cannot find the exact gem you are looking for, please send us an enquiry so we can source to your specifications
Once you purchase your gem you can choose to have it sent to you, sent to someone else as a gift, book in for a custom design jewellery appointment or keep it safe in The Vault for future projects. Please indicate this in the notes at check out.