Amethyst is a type of rock belonging to the quartz family. This stone comes in shades of purple and the name itself comes from a Greek word meaning "not drunken". Historians believe that the name came from the reddish purple shades of amethyst popular in...
Amethyst is a violet variety of quartz often used in jewelry. The name comes from
the Ancient Greek ἀ a- ("not") and μέθυστος méthystos ("...
Learn about amethyst, its crystal meanings, metaphysical and healing properties,
and how it got its name.
Its colour is as unique as it is seductive, though in fact this gemstone of all
gemstones is said to protect its wearer against seduction. The amethyst is ...
is a purple form of quartz (crystal silicon dioxide). At one time, the purple color was attributed to the presence of manganese, but it is now believed the color derives from an interaction between iron and aluminum.
Citrine (yellow quartz) also occurs natura... More »
Amethyst gemstone is the purple variety of the quartz mineral. Amethyst's purple
color can range from a light lilac to a deep, intense royal purple, and from ...
Items 1 - 12 of 972 ... Purple Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning
beauty and legendary powers to stimulate, and soothe, the ...
"Amethyst" is a member of the Crystal Gems. She is the last known Gem
manufactured on Earth as a part of the Gem Homeworld's Kindergarten project,
and the ...
Gemstone: Amethyst gem stone meaning. ... Amethyst Meaning and properties;
Tumbled Amethyst ... TUMBLED. Amethyst Tumbled India Amethyst nice colors ...
A violet to purple variety of quartz. Amethyst owes its color to gamma irradiation (
Berthelot, 1906) and the presence of traces of iron built into its crystal lattice ...