Natural Amethyst Pendants – This gemstone is a member
of the quartz mineral variety. It is also known as the birthstone for February.
Aluminium and Iron within the quartz creates the beautiful purple – violet hues
of the amethyst.
Historically the name Amethyst originates from the
Greek word “amethystos” which translates to “not drunken”. It was believed that
the bearer of this stone averts drunkenness.
The more significant deposits are found in Brazil,
Uruguay, USA, Bolivia, India, Madagascar, Mexico, Burma, Russia and Sri Lanka.
Amethyst gemstone has been utilised for centuries and
is well sought for creating different items and most importantly, stunning
jewelry due to its durable composition. Amethyst is available in many shapes
and sizes, such as faceted cut, tumbled stones, cabochon, beads and freeform.
The natural specimens are available in cathedrals, clusters and geodes. The
most sought tone of the Amethyst is dark rich purple and is enjoyed by both
males and females.
Metaphysically Amethyst has been said to calm the mind
and soothe emotions. Physically it is said to improve mental capabilities.
Jewelry Auctioned has numerous Amethyst pendants
styles to choose from. There are styles in Silver settings that have faceted
stones, cabochon shapes, cluster pendants, multi stone, chakra style pendants.
Of if you seek a more elegant and modern style, there are plenty of stunning
gold Amethyst pendant pieces to choose from. Such as simple single stone piece
or you can select an Amethyst pendant that is beautifully complemented with
diamonds or other gemstones. If you are stuck for a gift for your loved one,
why not choose from our pendant selection. Amethyst is the celebratory gemstone
for the 6th year in a wedding anniversary. As a stone of protection,
this is a great gift for your loved one.