Gem Tanzanite Zoisite Necklace Beads From Tanzania - 17" - 88.5 Carats

A beautiful Tanzanite Zoisite necklace with gem quality rondelle shape beads from Tanzania. Beads measure approximately 5mm in diameter.
Found in just one place on earth, Tanzanite is a relatively recent discovery. Tiffany & Co named this blue-violet variety of zoisite in honor of Tanzania, where it was first unearthed in 1967.
Because of its growing popularity, Tanzanite was designated as a modern birthstone for the month of December in 2002.
Location: Merelani Hills, Tanzania
Size: 17" with clasp
Weigh: 17.7 Grams (88.5cts) combined