Deep green zoisite (anyolite) has black hornblende inclusions. First found in Austria's Sau-Alp mountains, it is gorgeous with garnet, gold, white jadeite jade or nephrite jade. Some beads are accented by an occasional natural ruby crystal. From Africa.
Beads>Grade B>Ruby In ZoisiteBeadsGrade BRuby In ZoisiteMulti-coloredBall8mmNaturalhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h204161gsH204161GSBead, ruby in zoisite (natural), 8mm round, B grade, Mohs hardness 6 to 7. Sold per 16-inch strand.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p4161gsb.jpg19.2819.28As Low As $10.05 per strand