Bead Size: 1.5 cm to 2.5 cm long by 1 cm to 2 cm wide (varies)
Product Type: One of Multiple
Amethyst is a purple variety of the Quartz family of crystals. It is a semiprecious stone, and the birthstone for February. It sits at a 7 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness, and is likely the single most recognized gemstone on the planet.
These bead strands contain high-quality, deep royal-purple Amethyst beads that have been polished and tumbled. Each bead is a nice shape and they would be an excellent addition to a chunky necklace or bracelet project, or even as an accenting bead to a more simple design for just a touch of purple.
Amethyst is considered to be a very powerful and protective stone, not to mention an extremely widely used stone! In some cases it is referred to as an "all-purpose" stone because of how often it is utilized. It is believed to enhance spiritual intuition and possess a high spiritual vibration making it a fantastic meditation aid. Traditionally it was worn to prevent drunkenness, and its name comes from a-methystos meaning"not" and "intoxicate".
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed. You will receive product similar to those in the listing.