Amethyst Good Gemstones jaipur Ring- 925 Sterling Silver Purple Amethyst Ring – Amethyst Ring, 925 Sterling Silver, Purple, Faishon jewelry, Gemstone rings, christmas gifts, most rings, highest selling items, Ring Faishon jewelry, Amethyst Good Gemstones, Ring gift for christmas **** Amethyst is a transparent purple variety of quartz,is one of the most popular of colour gems. The birthstone of February, it was once believed to prevent the wearer from getting drunk, and if the circle of the sun or moon was engraved thereon, it was believed to prevent death from poison. Available in shades from light to dark purple, it is relatively hard, fairly brilliant, and overall a good, versatile, wearable stone, available in good supply even in very large sizes (although large sizes with deep colour are now becoming scarce). Amethyst is probably one of the most beautiful stones available at a moderate price, although one m ust be careful beca use “fine” amethyst is being produced synthetically today. It frequently exhibits colour zoning (often looking like chevrons). Amethyst may fade from heat and strong sunshine.