Amethyst Gemstone - Somerset Beadslivepages::jquery();?>
Amethyst gemstone is a beautiful and popular semi precious gemstone available in many shades of purple from light pinkish violet to deep purple. It is a member of the quartz family and receives its gorgeous colour from aluminium and iron impurities.
Amethyst gemstone is found in many places around the world from Siberia to the rainforests of Brazil.
It is associated with the crown chakra, the sacred energy centre. Amethyst is said to be calming and meditative, promoting calm, balance, peace and patience. Amethyst gemstone beads are perfect for creating beautiful gemstone jewellery.
Amethyst is also the birthstone for the star sign of Pisces.