Size: Large 8mm-L x 5mm-W x 5mm-D
Size: Small 6mm-L x 4mm-W x 4mm-D
Qty: 3 Beads / Length: .5 in.
Weight: .8 g.
Tanzanite is named for the country in East Africa where it was discovered - Tanzania. Tanzanite is prized for its luscious colors. Tanzanite's most notable color is its deep heavenly blue. Depending on the angle it is viewed from and the light shining on the stone, it might also appear to be purple or an earthy brown. Tanzanite is elegant and mysterious. A beautiful addition to any gemstone lovers collection.
Mohs' Hardness Scale: 6.5-7
Tanzanite (pale blue) represents the throat chakra which is positioned at the base of the throat it controls the throat, neck, arms and the hands. Tanzanite helps bring clear communication, relieves stress and enhances composure, poise, and harmony which can bring success in more areas of life. Tanzanite is a birthstone of no month, yet resonates with the Astrological sign Sagittarius.