Symbolic of happiness and vitality, November’s birthstone ranges from pale yellow to orange in color caused by traces of iron in the quartz crystals. Known as the “healing quartz” for its ability to soothe and calm.
The November birthstone, citrine takes its name from the French word for “lemon.” A variety of quartz gemstone, high quality citrine will have good transparency and few eye-visible inclusions. From earthy deep browns and reddish-oranges to glowing yellow-orange, citrine’s range of color is a fiery accent in jewelry. Over time, citrine has been regarded as a symbol for happiness, health and vitality.