7.8cm Amethyst Point


7.8cm Amethyst Point, the February Birthstone

Location; Brazil,    Size; 7.8ch high x 2.7cm x 2.7cm

Weight; 99gm.       Ref No 4007



7.8cm Amethyst Point, the February Birthstone

This gorgeous 7.8cm Amethyst Crystal Point is cut from Brazilian stone. This polished crystal with its lovely colour and chunky shape, make this crystal very tactile. This would be perfect for crystal healing or an ideal addition to any crystal or mineral collection.

Amethyst is the February birthstone and is a form of purple form of the mineral quartz. This is probably the most popular and sought after of all the various semi-precious stones. In medieval times it was common for soldiers to wear Amethyst amulets. This was because they believed Amethyst offered protection on the battlefield. The word Amethyst, derives from the Greek word amethystos, meaning not drunken. This is due to the fact that it was thought that it was able to prevent intoxication. These days Amethyst comes from a number of countries, including, Brazil, Uruguay and also Canada.

Metaphysically, Amethyst is a stone with strong healing and cleansing powers. This is an extremely powerful and also a very protective stone. A calming stone that can stimulate, and soothe the mind and also the emotions. Amethyst is a crystal with the ability to reduce stress and balance mood swings. It is also a stone that can help improve the memory, inspire and motivate.

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