• Amethyst is a famous gemstone known as the purple gemstone. It is a purple variety of gemstone from the quartz family and has been used as personal embellishments for over 2000 years. Massive deposits of amethyst in South America and Africa provide enough, 
  • hence the material’s price is relatively low enough that most people can easily afford compared to other precious and rare varieties of gemstones.
  • Because of its durability Amethyst is used to produce faceted stones, cabochons, beads and tumbled stones 
  • and many other items for jewellery such as rings, earrings, pendant, bracelets and other decorative use.
  • Amethyst is known as the Birthstone of February and is also the gem for the 6th Anniversary.
  • The Roman Catholic bishops traditionally have their episcopal ring set with an amethyst. It is a powerful and protective stone. 
  • Amethysts assists in remembering dreams and relieves insomnia.
  • Looking for a gemstone that will make a big impression to your personal style but not your bank account? 

  • Gemworld Limited has a gorgeous selection of Amethysts gemstones with and without onset jewellery.
  • If you would like something in particular and don’t see it on our site please don’t hesitate to contact us, as we may have it in our offices abroad.