Pronounced AM-eth-ist, this lovely stone comes in two color variations, available in new cuts. These stunning gems were picked for best color, clarity and cut. Dark amethyst originates in Zambia. It is a deep purple with few to minimal quartz inclusions. This most sought-after colored-gem is well-faceted and well-polished, adding glistening royal appeal. Color ranges from medium to dark.
Beads>Grade B>AmethystBeadsGrade BAmethystPurples / LavendersBall12mmNaturalhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h207776gsH207776GSBead, amethyst (natural), medium to dark, 12mm faceted round, B grade, Mohs hardness 7. Sold per 15-1/2" to 16" strand.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p7776gsb(4).jpg93.3693.36As Low As $52.73 per strand