Check out this amazing chatoyant ruby in zoisite oval cabochon (with a light sprinkling of black hornblende)! This beautiful stone is bezel set in heavy duty sterling silver. Just, wow!
Dimensions: ( 2.36″ long-with bail) x (1.55″ wide) x ( .39″ thick)
Weight: 38.4 grams
Ruby-Zoisite (or ruby in zoisite), also called Anyolite, is a natural combination of opaque Ruby (a red variety of corundum (aluminum oxide)) and Zoisite (Calcium Aluminum Silicate hydroxide). Ruby-zoisite is usually speckled with black hornblende minerals. This unique, colorful, ornamental stone is found exclusively in Tanzania, Africa.