PURPLE DREAM | Amethyst Gold necklace with Citrines
Each individual link of this lavish Gold necklace has been handcrafted into unique circles.
Luxuriously sized and extraordinarily cut faceted Amethysts reflect the light in a lush variety of purple tones.
These nineteen onion-shaped African Amethysts are joined by two glowing yellow Citrines in a beautiful drop-shaped flat cut.
All 21 precious stones in this necklace have the exquisite quality AAA.
This one of a kind piece has been made by hand in my goldsmithing studio in Yorkshire using solid 9 Carat Yellow Gold.
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.
Jewellery with an Amethyst is traditionally given on 4th, 6th and 17th wedding anniversaries
The Amethyst is the Birthstone of February.
Citrine belongs to the group of rarer Quartzes, combining the bright clarity of quartz with the warm tones of sunlight.
This precious stone ranges from almost clear and light yellow all the way to dark yellow and almost brown.
In traditional healing Citrine is said to lift the mood and to increase motivation.
Jewellery with Citrine is traditionally given at 13th and 17th Wedding anniversaries.
The Citrine is the birthstone of November.
This necklace is 48cm long.
The handcrafted chain links vary between 8mm and 10mm in diameter with a thickness between 0.4mm to 0.6mm.
There are 19 AAA African faceted onion-shaped Amethysts range in size from 7mm x 6mm to 11mm x 9.3mm.
The 2 yellow faceted flat drop-shaped Citrines are 7mm long, 5mm wide and 3mm thick.