Item Details Crystal Type: AmethystGrade: AAACondition: NewOrigin: BrazilItem Location: SingaporeQuantity: 1 PendantMain Stone Size: 8mmHeight: 21mm (with bail)Weight: 12mmFrame & Bail: 925 Sterling Silver (18K White Gold plated)You can purchase multiple pieces with other gemstones and clip them into your bracelets as charms. Pendant of identical design but different natural crystal stones are available in our store, please feel free to check them out. The white gold plating is applied to the frame and bailto prevent tarnishing and gives the pendant a lasting and elegantshine.The above images are samples.Each crystal ball is unique; inclusions and hue will vary slightly. Crystal InsightsThe name "amethyst" comes from the Greek meaning "not drunken," and it has long been considered to be a strong antidote against drunkenness. Wine goblets were often carved from it, and the gemstone still symbolizes sobriety to this day.The ancient Greeks believed that whoever wore an amethyst or drank from an amethyst object would not fall victim to intoxication. It is also said to have a sobering effect on those over-excited by love’s passion. Because royalty has always adored the color purple, amethysts abound in the ornaments of ancient Greeks and Egyptians, and in the British Crown Jewels.Amethyst is mentioned in the Bible as one of the 12 stones adorning the breastplate of the high priests of Yahweh. Because amethyst was thought to encourage celibacy and symbolize piety, it was an important the ornament of Catholic and other churches of the Middle Ages. It was, considered to be the stone of bishops, who still often wear amethyst rings. In Tibet, amethyst is considered to be sacred to Buddhism and rosaries are often fashioned from it.Healing Properties: Amethyst helps to cure drunkenness. It would be an ideal stone to carry or wear for recovering alcoholics who wish to make amends to those they've wronged, but the popularity of this stone for people who wish to heal themselves from addiction more likely stems from its calming qualities.Metaphysical Properties: It is one of the most effective stones to use for meditation, because its calming attributes relax the mind so that it can release its attachment to the daily concerns of life and slip into a more expansive reality. If you'd like to meditate with this stone, place it on your forehead between your eyes. Capable of calming the mind, thus preventing nightmares.Powered by eCRATER . List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.