2.36 CT. Amethyst and White Sapphire Bar Necklace in Sterling Silver
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Recently featured on Facebook Live, this delicate amethyst and white sapphire bar necklace has a versatile, feminine charm.
About this item
- Crafted in sterling silver
- 2.2 ct. t.g.w. Amethyst
- 0.16 ct. t.g.w. White Sapphire
- Gemstones Setting: Prong Set
- Gemstones Shape: Baguette and Round
- Amethyst Gemstones Quantity and Size: 1 pc 14x5 mm
- White Sapphire Gemstones Quantity and Size: 42 pc 0.8x0.8 mm
- Chain Type: 2 mm Oval Link Chain
- Chain Length: 17 inches with 2 inch extender
- Clasp type: Lobster
- High polished
Splash positivity onto the onlooker, with this magical African-amethyst rectangle halo necklace. Crafted in superb sterling silver, this necklace features a genuine African amethyst at the center with a halo of white sapphire gemstones surrounding it. This necklace combines the purity of the african amethyst gemstone with the shimmering beauty of the strong white sapphire making it a splendid piece. A magical addition to your jewelry collection.
What makes amethyst special?
Purple, grape, violet, indigo, raspberry and plum amethyst comes in a pallet of gorgeous shades. Known to stimulate creativity, bring in calm, quietude and sobriety the stone is immensely popular with high end designers, artisans and also has a royal fan following. The colors and the properties of this gemstone make it very special.
What is the meaning of amethyst?
The word “amethyst” comes from a Greek word that means “not drunken” because the stone was thought to counter the effects of alcohol. It is also believed to aid with moderation in general and keeping a balanced mind. Desired and admired across the world, amethysts are the best-selling purple-hued gemstones. A favourite among purposeful crystals, amethysts are used as healing stones in connection with the crown or third eye chakra.
Is amethyst a birthstone?
Romantic amethyst is the birthstone of lucky ladies born in February. Gorgeous on everyone, the ring makes an especially sweet and on-point gift for those celebrating their birthday in the month of February. It can also be gifted as a luxurious Valentine’s Day present for Pieces.
What is the Greek legend about amethyst?
Several tales have been told about this mystical gem however the Greek legend is perhaps one of the most famous. According to the myth, the god Bacchus was angry over an insult, and was going to avenge himself by releasing a hoard of tigers upon the first person who crossed his path. Amethyst stumbled into Bacchus when on way to give thanks at the shrine of the god Diana. Before the tigers could eat Amethyst, she was saved by Diana, and Dianna was turned into a clear crystal. Bacchus, feeling guilty for the fate he had caused her, poured the juice of grapes over the stone as an offering. According to the myth, this is what gave the gem its unique purple hue. The tale continues and perpetuates the belief that if you drink from an amethyst cup, you will be abstained from intoxication.
What makes Sapphire special?
Sapphires have been prized as great gemstones since 800 BC. It is a very desirable gemstone due to its excellent color, hardness, durability, and luster. Sapphires get their colors from trace elements in the mineral corundum. Sapphires can also exhibit what is called the “star effect”. This occurs when the stone’s inclusions create a star pattern of rays on the surface.
What inspired this design?
Positivity and happiness are the ideas that inspired the design of this necklace design. The royal mauve of the amethyst which is known to ward off negativity and the stone of intelligence white sapphire come together to showcase a brilliant combination, that will only evoke positivity. Chose happiness each and every time you wear this brilliant necklace. A sparkling addition to your jewelry collection.
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