Nature's Purple Passion

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Now who knew I would have a cube of amethyst lying around the house. This purple passion is truly a work of art from Nature and through the dexterous craftsmanship of a skilled messier, a beautiful cuboid is hewed right off the rock.



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Its very unique how this striking piece of amethyst is able to give off a glow when seen in the sunlight (look above) – As though within the gemstone itself there was a light bulb shining its way out. Such a wonder.

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Historically believed by the Ancient Greeks and Romans as a jewel that prevents harm and intoxication, it was much sought after by the nobles. Furthermore, the stone itself represents understanding, knowledge, and philosophy. 

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However, this purple beauty is found in various hues as well. There are amethyst in brown, yellow, red and even pink. Just imagine a string of amethyst in different colours but all cut similarly. It would be almost like a glittering rainbow of mystical wonder.

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For all you February babies out there, this is the gemstone that represents your month. A jewel with its extravagance in violet.

An exquisite collection from my mum’s humble treasure cove.



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  • Zhao Zhen

    Wow!The amethyst is such a special piece of rock!!!So beautiful and special!!!I wish i have one too!!!

  • happiness does not include money

    Wow !!
    it is so beautiful…
    My birthstone is amethyst!!!!
    ASo happy, but I don’t have it in my house!:(
    nvm…
    see u!