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    Light Amethyst (batch 1121) 8mm Beads

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    Light Amethyst 8mm Beads (Batch 1121)

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    Light Amethyst Gemstone 8mm Round Beads Batch # 1121 (~48pce Strand) - 38cm/15" Strand.

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    Light Amethyst Gemstone 8mm Round Beads Batch #1121 (~48pce Strand) - 38cm/15" Strand.

    Also known as “Bishop’s Stone”. Name comes from Greek “a methustos” - not to intoxicate and Ancient Greeks made drinking vessels from Amethyst in the belief it would prevent drunkenness. Ancient Egyptians wore Amethyst as a protective stone and beads of Amethyst have been found in Anglo Saxon graves in England.

    Believed to be a meditative and calming stone, working in the emotional, spiritual and physical planes to provide calm, balance, patience and peace.

    Additional Information

    Stone Type Natural
    Common gemstone enhancement and likelihood Heat Treated (Occasionally)
    Origin Brazil, Uruguay, Africa and Siberia
    Shape Round
    Size 8mm
    Hole Size Approximate (mm) 1.0
    Mohs scale ratings (hardness) 7