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Tanzanite – A Precious and Rare Gemstone

Tanzanite – A Precious and Rare Gemstone

Tanzanite is a precious and rare gemstone. Tanzanite is the violet-blue variety of the mineral zoisite belonging to the epidote group. It was the first discovered in the Mererani Hills in Northern Tanzania in 1967, near the city of Mount Kilimanjaro and Arusha. Tanzanite occurs in only one place in Tanzania. It is blue, surrounded by a delicate hint of purple, is an excellent color. Thanks to the help of the New York jeweler’s Tiffany & Co, it has rapidly…

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Tanzanite – What You Need To Know!

Tanzanite – What You Need To Know!

Tanzanite is one of the premier gemstones in the world. Its mineralogical name is “blue zoisite”, mineral with blue color. When Tiffany & Co became the main distributors, they named this gem-quality mineral by the world’s only known deposit in Tanzania, Africa. This gorgeous blue gem with high clarity is very rare, in fact, it is 1000 times rarer than the diamond. It is excavated in an area of only a few square miles on the slopes of mount Kilimanjaro….

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