Fuchsia Moon Amethyst and Sapphire Lunula
This extraordinary necklace features a royal Moroccan amethyst, unique for its deep purple hue and mine to market pedigree. Crowned by a soft magenta sapphire, this is one of a kind Lunula is accented with 18K fairmined gold and given a subtle antique finish that brings out the contrast between silver and stone.
The central crescent measures approximately 1.5” in diameter, and the necklace measures about 18” in length.
Amethyst is the traditional birthstone for the month of February, as well as for the astrological sign of Aquarius. It is also the gemstone associated with the 6th wedding anniversary. The name Amethyst comes from the ancient Greek and means "not intoxicated," as the stone was believed to prevent drunkenness. Amethyst also honors Artemis, the Greek Goddess of the Hunt and Diana, the Roman Goddess of the Moon, and Protector of Animals. It is a stone of spirituality and contentment, known for its metaphysical abilities to still the mind and enhance the intuition. Amethyst initiates wisdom and greater understanding, and is considered a stone of compassion and empathy.
Sapphire is the traditional birthstone for the month of September. Sapphire, in all its celestial hues, is a stone of wisdom and royalty, of prophecy and divine favor. It is associated with sacred things and considered the gem of gems, a jewel steeped in the history and lore of nearly every religion. To the ancient and medieval world, Sapphire of heavenly blue signified the height of celestial hope and faith, and was believed to bring protection, good fortune and spiritual insight.