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February’s Birthstone – Amethyst

February’s birthstone is a much beloved purple gemstone used in jewelry for centuries- Amethyst.  Amethyst is the purple variety of the mineral quartz, one of the most common minerals in the Earth’s crust. Many gemstones are varieties of quartz colored by various trace minerals, including honey-colored citrine, ametrine (a bicolor blend of citrine and amethyst), … Continue reading

February 1, 2021 Uncategorized