Ammolite is a fossilized ammonite shell shows fantastic iridescent colors. Like Opal, Ammolite is too soft for wear in most jewelry (although pendants and earrings work out very well.)These beauties come from a single deposit in southern Alberta, Canada.
Ammolite is a beautiful gemstone that comes in many colors and styles to complement almost any skin tone. It is a gemstone create from the shell of a fossilized sea creature that existed over 65 million years ago called an ammonite. The price is rapidly rising (between 2000 and 2005 it averaged about a 40% increase per year) and its limited quantities make this gem a great investment.