Story: The 4mm Amethyst Stud Earrings feature a round amethyst cabochon of rich, even saturation of color that emphasizes its cool purple hue. It’s my sister’s favorite gemstone, so you know I couldn’t help myself, but make things with this semi-precious gemstone! And to be honest, I’m sure you’ll see more.
Materials: Amethyst is the best-known and most valuable form of quartz. The 4mm Amethyst cabochon is Grade AAA. I set the gemstones in Sterling Silver.
Measurements: These are 4mm gemstones making them a perfect size for either your one-pierced earring hole or, as an additional ear piercing.
Care: Clean with lukewarm water and mild soap. Rinse well and pat dry with a soft cloth.
Meaning: Amethyst is the birthstone for February. And, amethyst is the gemstone for your 33rd wedding anniversary. The ancient Greeks wore amethyst and carved drinking vessels from it, believing it would prevent intoxication. Amethyst is a trendy gem because of its attractive purple color. The spiritual meaning of Amethyst is groundedness, tranquility, and calm. The literal meaning of Amethyst is “not intoxicated” – its name translates from the Greek word améthystos.
NOTE: These earrings are only available at the Winter Treasures Artisan Market from November 10 – December 22, 2022. ITEM # CLA21. For more information, please see my Events Page.