Natural 17.61cts Rhodolite
Rhodolite is the name for a deep, almost purplish rose-red form of garnet. The name rhodolite means 'rose stone' in Greek. Garnet is the birthstone for January and is given on the 2nd and 6th wedding anniversaries. Rhodolite is known as a stone of emotional healing and has been used to balance emotions.
The rich, rose red colors of this rhodolite shows flashes of purplish red. It is crafted into an oval shape with a brilliant/step cut. It was mined in Madagascar and is very eye clean. This would make a stunning token of affection designed into a ring or pendant.