Pronounced AM-eth-ist, this lovely gemstone is a deep purple with few to minimal quartz inclusions. Dark amethyst originates in Zambia. This most sought-after gem is well-faceted and well-polished, adding glistening royal appeal. Color ranges from medium to dark.
Beads>Grade B>AmethystBeadsGrade BAmethystPurples / LavendersBall8mmNaturalhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h207774gsH207774GSBead, amethyst (natural), medium to dark, 8mm faceted round, B grade, Mohs hardness 7. Sold per 15" to 16" strand.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p7774gsb(4).jpg66.8666.86As Low As $34.07 per strand