Tanzanite History and Lore
Tanzanite is relatively new to the coloured stone galaxy. Almost overnight, tanzanite became popular with leading jewellery designers and other gem professionals, as well as with customers who had an eye for beautiful and unusual gems.
Jaipur, India: The Global Gem and Jewellery Power of the Pink City
Examines Jaipur’s role as a coloured stone cutting and jewellery manufacturing centre, with profiles of 17 companies and their factory, trading and retail operations.
Abstracts; Summer 2009
This article, from the Summer 2009 issue of Gems & Gemmology, is a compilation of abstracts of important gemmology-related articles published outside of Gems & Gemmology.
Abstracts; Autumn 1991
This article, from the Autumn 1991 issue of Gems & Gemology, is a compilation of abstracts of important gemmology-related articles published outside of Gems & Gemology.
Some Tanzanite Imitations
Since at least 1995, various materials have been manufactured to imitate tanzanite in the gem trade.