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Why Buy Amethyst Stone from GemFame?
We have huge types of Amethyst stone or jamunia stone in various size, shapes and weight addition to that we also have big sizes, Pairs and lots. Usually amethyst stones are heated, Buyer can easily compare amethyst price in online and we are selling very competitive price in the online market.
About Amethyst Stone
Amethyst stone (in Hindi it’s known as jamunia stone) it is a purple colored semi precious gemstone which has been highly esteemed since the ancient times.
Amethyst is the purple gemstone variety of Quartz and has been associated with royalty throughout history. Quartz is one of the most common minerals on Earth. Other varieties of Quartz include Ametrine and Citrine quratz. Amethyst comes in a variety of colors, from pale violet to deep purple with red flashes. The color is due to trace amounts of iron impurities added to the basic silicon dioxide formula.
Amethyst is available from sources worldwide with notable occurances in Brazil; Mexico; Namibia; Nigeria; Uraguay; Arizona and North Carolina, USA; USSR; and Zambia.
Properties of Amethyst Gemstone.
Chemical Composition : SiO2
Hardness : 7.0
Specific Gravity (Density) : 2.60 – 2.65 (g/cm3)
Refractive Index : 1.544 – 1.553 Uniaxial ( + )