Symbolic of courage and stability, Ancient Greeks believed amethysts protected from drunkenness by warding off Bacchus’s powers. Composed of quartz, February’s vibrant purple birthstone was a favourite of both St. Valentine and Leonardo da Vinci.
Truly charm your loved one with this luscious, bezel-set amethyst pendant forged in a high polish 14k yellow gold. This petite birthstone pendant is delicately strung on a classic cable chain that can fasten at either 16 or 18 inches, making it a superb layering piece. This pendant is the perfect treat with a personalized touch.
The birthstone of February, amethyst has long been included in crown jewels and associated with royalty. It’s vibrant colour and availability has made it a popular stone for jewellery. One of many varieties of quartz gemstone, its characteristic purple hue can be found in a wide range from pale lavender to deep reddish-purple. Amethysts have often symbolized clear thinking and quick wit.