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Green Amethyst Gemstone Jewelry

Green Amethyst Gemstone Jewelry

Prasiolite is the technical name given to green-quartz or vermarine which is also commonly known as green amethyst. This form of amethyst is one type of colored crystal quartz that has a very unique green hue. Since 1950, most of the green amethyst that is used comes from a single small Brazilian mine. Some natural deposits have been found […]

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What You Need to Know About Citrine Gemstones

What You Need to Know About Citrine Gemstones

Citrine, a popular semi-precious gemstone, is actually a variety of the common mineral known as quartz. Citrine Jewelry can come in colors that range from a pale yellow to a dark golden brown. The name is derived from Latin citrina which means “yellow”. Sometimes amethyst and citrine deposits can be found mixed in together in the same deposit […]

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Aquamarine Gemstones- What You Should Know

Aquamarine Gemstones- What You Should Know

If you are looking for a soft and beautiful gemstone, then you need to take a look at aquamarine. This gemstone makes amazing jewelry pieces and aquamarine rings and pendants are very popular. As a gemstone, this is one that is growing more and more popular. What is Aquamarine? Aquamarine is a name that comes […]

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