February birthstones – February’s Birthstone: Amethyst Birthstone
Birthstone February? The birthstone of February is the amethyst. This extraordinary birthstone is believed to embody many extraordinary qualities. Health benefits of amethyst include its ability to sharpen the business acumen, assure victory, control distractions and harmful thoughts, guard against infectious diseases.
Amethyst according to its Greek root meaning, can be communicated to mean not being drunk. The birthstone for February reportedly has the power of making one remain sober – thus explaining the custom of drinking wine from amethyst cups.
Amethyst also symbolizes royalty. Catherine the Great ordered several thousand workers to mine the gem in the Ural Mountains, and made the amethyst an essential part of her royal jewel collection. Prince of Wales’ coronet, England’s coronation regalia and the king’s scepter all contain the Amethyst gem.
February Birthstone Color: Amethyst Birthstones
The most valuable type of quartz crystal, the amethyst comes in a selection of appealing colors – from pale lilac to rich purple.
February Birthstone Jewelry / Amethyst Birthstone Jewelry
February Birthstone Ring (Birthstone Feb Ring) – Amethyst Crystals
Pictures of February Birthstone Rings: Amethyst Three-Stone Ring, Square Cut Amethyst Ring, Celtic Knot Amethyst Ring, Amethyst and Swiss Blue Topaz Ring
February Birthstone Angel
Below are February Birthstone Angel Ring and February Birthstone Angel Pendant pictures. February birthstone jewelry rounds out with the angel rings and pendants.