ITEM: Amethyst & Marcasite Bracelet.
COMPOSITION: Sterling Silver
GEM: (9) round amethyst = 5 carats, (126) marcasites.
CONDITION: Estate Item, excellent.
WEIGHT: 23.8 Grams.
MEASUREMENT: 8" length.
MARKS: 925, CPI
COMMENTS: Just purchased from a local Estate. Marcasite and amethyst bracelet. Showcases nine round bezel set amethyst, accented by 126 marcasites. Crafted in fine sterling silver. Wearing it calms the mind and puts off the need to feed the addiction. It offers protection from poison and hostile spells as well.
The last meaning of amethyst is spiritual. Amethyst stones symbolize chastity, piety and trust. Amethyst became the gemstone of the Catholic Church and even today many bishops and cardinals wear it.
A large number of relics from the Middle Ages are lined with amethyst crystals, even though they were quite rare in those days.
It also boosts psychic abilities and spiritual awareness, making meditation even more powerful. Amethyst is the birthstone of February. Its astrological signs are: Pisces, Virgo, Aquarius, and Capricorn. Its main chakra is the crown. Amethyst Meaning: Legends and Myths
There are many myths surrounding the amethyst, most of which attribute certain powers to the stone. In fact the name amethyst itself comes from the Ancient Greek words a- (not) and methustos (intoxicated). The Greeks and Romans would make mugs from an amethyst cluster believing it would prevent them from becoming drunk.
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