Amethyst - The Jewel of the Gods

by Ronan Campbell February 15, 2017

Amethyst - The Jewel of the Gods

For all you lucky people born this month, the stunningly vibrant Amethyst is your birthstone. 

 

Nicole Van Der Wolf Thistle 14ct White Gold Amethyst 14ct Yellow Gold Necklace Nicole Van Der Wolf Fly Away 18ct Yellow Gold Necklace Rudolf Heltzel Ametrine And Diamond 18ct Yellow Gold Necklace

 

Revered as the "jewel of the gods”  Amethyst gets its name from the Greek word, ‘amethystos’, which means ‘sober’. 

The ancient Greeks believed that the Amethyst protected them from becoming drunk.

 

Neasa O'Brien Silver Amethyst Geometric EarringsAMOC 'Lily' Amethyst Fluted Silver Ring Manu 22ct Yellow Gold Amethyst Silver Necklace

 

Amethyst is the most valued member of the quartz family and due to its striking purple colour it has been the stone of royalty for many thousands of years. 

 

Friederike Grace 'Moontime' Amethyst Gold Silver Necklace https://designyardgallery.com/products/martina-hamilton-medium-barnacle-rose-gold-silver-necklace Shimara Carlow Gum Nut Amethyst Silver Rings

 

We have plenty more beautiful pieces online and in store featuring this regal stone, take some time and have a look.   





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