Saturday, January 16, 2010
February Birthstone - Amethyst
Three shades of Gold Cultured Fresh water pearl paired
with a stunning natural amethyst stalactite crystal pendant
in gold vermeil . The clarity of Amethyst is amazing.
You can see a reflection of all rainbow colors in this
gorgeous stone cut.
The pendant measures approx. 1.5" by 2" The Culture
Fresh water pearls are strung on the highest quality
jewelers wire. A delicate filigree box clasp is according
my design. The necklace itself measures 21" .
This necklace can be a fantastic affordable and
unique Valentine's day present.
This stunning gemstone comes in varying degrees of purple.
Amethyst is known as the gemstone of understanding and
is thought to have philosophical, spiritual, and material
powers. It was a prized stone of royalty in Ancient
Egypt and was preferred by Catherine the Great of Russia!
Amethyst even has an honored place in the crown jewels
Amethyst is the modern February birthstone
and the accepted gem for the 4th, 6th and 17th