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.
Sterling silver is the brightest of all precious metals being known for its bright luster. It is also known for being very durable and easy to polish which makes it popular in jewelry as it will withstand the test of time.
These teardrop-shaped Amethyst sterling silver earrings have a combination of smooth and polished design in the silver with sophisticated filigree along the edges. The Amethyst stone itself has a deep purple color adding depth. Together the silver and the Amethyst stone are very complimentary to each other and would go well with your everyday wardrobe!
Amethyst is thought to be an extremely powerful and protective stone with a high spiritual vibration. It is thought to enhance the decision making process, first calming to mind to encourage clear thinking, then activating it to put that decision into action. Amethyst is also thought to dispel anger, rage, fear, and anxiety, guard against psychic attack, helps a person feel less scattered.
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