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AMETHYST SQUARED | Solid Gold ear studs

AMETHYST SQUARED | Solid Gold ear studs
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Clear and distinctively, in these ear studs two square-cut Amethysts are set in Gold.
They are beautifully facetted and have the exquisite quality AAA.
Uniquely handcrafted of solid 9ct Yellow Gold and in my gold smithing studio in Yorkshire.

The Amethyst is a precious stone whose colours range from dark purple to hues of blue and pink-violet.
It is found in Brazil, Sri Lanka, Siberia and the Far East.
Since ancient times, Amethyst symbolises deep love, sincerity, wealth and happiness.
It is supposed to help balance the body in stressful times and to make its wearer gentle and amiable.
The ancient greek and romans swore on its ability to prevent oneself from being intoxicated after a few drinks
and coined its name: Amethyst basically means ‚clear-minded‘.
Medieval soldiers wore amulets with Amethyst to keep them cool-headed. 

Jewellery with an Amethyst is traditionally given on 4th, 6th and 17th wedding anniversaries
The Amethyst is the Birthstone of February.