RZ5 This Ruby in Zoisite primarily exhibits three different colors: green is owed to its zoisite composition; pink and red hues are owed to the presence of ruby (corundum) and hornblende is the cause of its black colors. Zoisite’s hardness ranges from 6.5 to 7 on the Mohs scale, whereas ruby has a hardness of 9.
In crystal healing ruby is said to be symbolic of fire, while zoisite is an earthly crystal. Thus, ruby-in-zoisite is an ideal gemstone for balancing the fire and earth elements and energies. Ruby-zoisite is thought to enhance psychic ability and spirituality. It is sometimes used to help deal with issues related to patience and mood-swings. It is also said to help enhance fertility for both men and women. Ruby-zoisite is associated with the crown and heart chakras.
Approximate Weight: 1.375 oz or 40g
Approximate Size: 1.875 in x 1.25 in x 1 in