We have heard in various historical records that how ancient personalities conferred importance to different semi precious gemstones and crystals. Some people were enamored with the beauty of the rare crystals while other used to influence other persons with gems and jewelry. Of the various gems and jewelry available,Unakite beads which resemble like red jasper and contain green epidote, offer a stunning look when you look at the combination which creates a type of marvelous pistachio. Unakite gemstone in reality attained its name from the Greek word called epidosis, which purported “growing together”.
If you explore around you might come to know that Unakite beads have been in use in jewelry in the form of cabochons and via carvings. The example of it you might notice in bracelets and rings, besides earrings and necklaces.
Due to the presence of different splashes of delicate peach along with fresh shade of green in background it creates a dramatic panorama in jewelry item which everyone may like to have in their collection of jewelry.
Initially, Unakite gemstone was discovered in the Unakas Mountains of North Carolina, from where this gemstone acquired its name. Other locations from where this gemstone has been recovered include Lake Superior region of the United States around the Blue Ridge Mountains. Moreover, its discovery has also been made from countries like Brazil, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Switzerland and China.
This gemstone doesn’t have any comprehensive historical facts which highlights on the usage of this gemstone at that time, which is why this gemstone has been considered as a new product in the market due to its exceptional availability. But this fact has not deterred its usage in the market today. Due to the beauty of unakite gemstone, it can effortlessly integrate in different jewelry items to provide a new shape to necklaces, pendants, bracelets, earrings and rings. Due to its semi-precious status, it has been in use in designs to provide different shapes like eggs, oval, spheres and other striking carvings. Sometime, this gemstone has also been referred as epidotized granite.
Some of its gemstones contain orange and red veins when integrated in jewelry items they look incredible. For example, on researching you will find wide array of pendants and earrings with adjustable cord necklace. You can come across these pendants in the form of faceted round, tongue shape, briolette, dome rectangle, oval and flat-drop shapes. Despite its rare look you will find almost all jewelry items made from this gemstone simply affordable.