Tanzanite history and lore

Origin tanzanite

Tanzanite. Discovered in 1967 and named after Tanzania by Tiffany & Co. the famous jewellery company who declared it to be the most beautiful stone discovered in the last 2,000 years. However with a very limited supply it is entirely likely that this generation will be the last one able to buy stones from the primary market before the supply is exhausted. What does the future hold for this rare and beautiful gemstone? Do you want to buy tanzanite? In the Kiliaan Jewelry collection we are lucky to have some pieces of tanzanite jewelry, but our stock depends on the availability of the beautiful tanzanite.


Spiritual meaning tanzanite jewelry

Tanzanite is connected with the empire of the angels, masters and spiritual guides. This beautiful lavender blue gemstones is a guid by inner journeys.


Background tanzanite gemstone

Tanzanite is the blue/violet variety of the mineral zoisite, part of the epidote group. It was discovered in the Merelani Hills in Tanzania in 1967, close to the city of Arusha and Mount Kilimanjaro. In 2002, the American Gem Trade Association chose Tanzanite as a December birthstone, the first change to their birthstone list since 1912. Origin tanzanite: Tanzania.

Tanzanite zodiac sign and birthstone tanzanite

Tanzanite is perfect for the zodiac sign Gemini, Libra, Sagittarius. But if you have another zodiac sign don't let that stop you to wear the beautiful tanzanite jewelry.

This beauty is the birthstone December.

Tanzanite belongs to the 24th anniversary.

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