Kunzite was named after famed gemologist George Frederick Kunz.
Kunzite derives its colours from the presence of trace amounts of Manganese. It is considered an affordable gemstone because it’s relatively unknown.
The most-valued colour range of Kunzite ranges from intense pink to violetish purple, however it is most commonly light pink to light violet.
Birthstone & Anniversary
Kunzite is considered an alternative birthstone for February.