Iolite~ The stone of intuition. Iolite is a primarily blue-to-purple gemstone that is skyrocketing in popularity. The affordability is excellent when comparing it to any other blue stones. Iolite ranges in color from a bright grey/purple to an intense dark purple/blue. From Africa.
Faceted Gems>Grade A>IoliteFaceted GemsGrade AIoliteBlues8x5mmPear5mmhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h202076fgH202076FGGem, iolite (natural), 8x5mm faceted pear, A grade, Mohs hardness 7 to 7-1/2. Sold individually.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p2076fgb.jpg21.5521.55As Low As $11.38 per stone