Amethyst

Mexico

Amethyst

Mexico

117 / $130

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Amethyst cluster with five main crystals grown on a quartz crystal matrix. The cross-grown crystal is double terminated and forms a scepter.

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Formula

SiO2

Dimensions6 × 4.5 × 3.5 cm
Country

Locality

Las Vigas, Veracruz

Color

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Description

Amethyst – SiO2 is the most desired and most beautiful variety of quartz. The Egyptians, the Etruscans and the ancient Romans already knew it, it was ascribed a magical power. In the Middle Ages, it was also highly valued in Europe, also called bishop’s stone. Amethyst is a stone of love. Before finding a diamond, it was equal to its price. The name can come from old-Hebrew, Assyrian, and Arabic. Greek “amethystos” means something like no wine, wine protection – drunkenness. It belongs to the hexagonal system.

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Formula

SiO2

Dimensions6 × 4.5 × 3.5 cm
Country

Locality

Las Vigas, Veracruz

Color

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