Deep within the earth is a gemstone known as Amethyst. This gem is a variety of quartz found mainly in Brazil and Uruguay. The purple color is formed when trace amounts of iron seep into the growing quartz crystal.
These earring feature a textured back (see video) a super long AAA grade amethyst gems.
Each component, including the ear wire is handmade by me in my Arizona Studio
2 1/4 " long. Gift wrapped in a silver pouch with 'Buried Treasure' romance card.
Care: use a jewelry or microfiber cloth to keep the design bright.
Did you know? Greeks believed that drinking wine from a cup made of amethyst would make them immune to intoxication! The name is derived from the Greek word amethustos, meaning not drunk.