Orchid St. Valentine Gem!! Large Genuine Faceted Amethyst Gem Sterling Silver Pendant From Brazil - 1.5"

A fine genuine large faceted Amethyst sterling silver pendant from Brazil.
Amethyst is the violet color gemstone associated with the quartz family and means “non-intoxicating”, “not drunk”. The color in amethyst comes from color centers in the quartz.
Those born in February are lucky to have the beautiful Amethyst as their birthstone ( Walter Schumann "Gemstones of the World").
On the subject of February, according to legend, St. Valentine - the patron of romantic love, wore an amethyst ring carved with Cupid’s likeness.
Amethyst is untreated and not enhanced.
Location: Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size: 3.8 Centimetres long with bail; stone is 20 x 15 mm
Weight: 9.2 Grams Combined