The deep purple color of amethyst has been known for centuries as the color of royalty and are even part of the British Crown Jewels. Amethyst is the birthstone of February, and is a durable and affordable gem, suitable for everyday wear. An amethyst ring is always an attention getter, as well as a sparkling pair of amethyst earrings. Create your own unique keepsake pendant, by combining the birthstone of February with any other birthstone you choose.
Have you read the Greek myth that gave amethyst its name? Did you know that amethyst is used in religious ceremonies and has been a favorite of kings and queens throughout the ages? Browse through our collection of information about amethyst and amethyst jewelry. Discover the mythological and religious history of amethyst, the physical properties of amethyst gems, and learn how to take care of your amethyst jewelry.