WHAT IS THE BIRTHSTONE FOR FEBRUARY?
The second month of the year, and second in our blog series of birthstones. February features the Amethyst as it's birthstone, read on as we explore the properties and history of the precious gemstone Amethyst.
For those born in February, your Amethyst birthstone is a semiprecious stone. Amethyst is a violet variety of quartz often used in jewellery. The name comes from the ancient Greek methustos ("intoxicated"), a reference to the belief that the stone protected its owner from drunkenness.
WHAT ARE THE PROPERTIES OF AMETHYST?
WHAT IS THE HISTORY OF AMETHYST?
SO WHERE ARE AMETHSYTS FOUND?