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Amethyst’s Color

Amethyst's color is primarily a rich, deep purple, varying from light lavender to intense violet, depending on its quality and origin.

Symbolism of Amethyst

Amethyst symbolizes clarity of mind, spiritual growth, inner peace, and protection from negative energies. It's associated with wisdom, intuition, and sobriety.

Amethyst, valued since ancient Egypt, symbolizes sobriety and spirituality. It's prized in jewelry and believed to ward off intoxication.

History of Amethyst

Amethyst is found worldwide, with major deposits in Brazil, Uruguay, Zambia, and Russia. Other sources include India, Madagascar, and the United States.

Where Is Amethyst Found?

Amethyst, with its moderate price and hardness (Mohs 7), is suitable for daily jewelry wear. Be cautious to prevent scratching when storing it with harder gems.

Amethyst in Jewelry