ESTATE VINTAGE 14K GOLD PURPLE AMETHYST & GENUINE DAIMOND GEMSTONE RING. Amethyst Facts, Information and Description. Amethyst is the official birthstone for the birth stone for the Zodiac sign of Pisces.. Amethyst is suggested as a gem to give on the 4th, 6th and 17th wedding anniversaries.
Amethyst is the purple variety of quartz and the most valued member of the quartz family. It must be purple to be amethyst, but it can display a range of shades including deep purple, light lilac, lavender and mauve.Top quality amethyst is a deep medium purple with rose-colored flashes. Its purple color made it a stone of royalty for many thousands of years. See note about incorrectly named "green amethyst". Amethyst can occur as crystals that are six sided on either end.
It also forms as drusy which are crystalline crusts covering the host rock. It is found inside geodes and in alluvial deposits all around the world and occurs in both crystalline or massive forms. When manganese is present in clear quartz amethyst is produced, while the amount of iron contained in the specimen accounts for the depth of purple. Mohs scale of hardness is 7. Amethyst Folklore, Legend and Healing Properties.
Throughout history amethyst has been used to guard against drunkenness and is thought to be helpful in overcoming addiction. It has been used for hearing disorders, insomnia, headaches and other pain. Some sources suggest it is used to stabilize mental disorders.
Worn to make the wearer gentle and amiable. Amethyst powers include: dreams, healing, peace, love, spiritual upliftment, courage, psychism, protection against thieves, and happiness. The item "ESTATE VINTAGE 14K GOLD PURPLE AMETHYST & GENUINE DAIMOND GEMSTONE RING" is in sale since Friday, January 12, 2018.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Fine Rings\Gemstone". The seller is "4744366" and is located in Andover, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.