LARIMAR JEWELRY
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Larimar is an extremely rare gemstone. It is found only
in a one square mile mountainous region in the in a one
square mile mountainous region in the Dominican
Republic. Larimar was discovered in the 1970's and is
only found in the Dominican Republic.  It has an
extraordinary blue appearance similar to the color of the
ocean in tropical areas. The name "Larimar" comes
from a combination of Larissa and Mar and was given to
the stone by a Dominican who named the stone after his
daughter Larissa and Mar, the Spanish word for sea.