Amethyst and Gold Rutilated Quartz Necklace * Double Gemstone Necklace * Elegant Drop Necklace* Gold Rutile * Amethyst *
Amethyst is approx. 17mm
Gold rutilated quartz is approx. 12mm
I designed this beautiful double gemstone necklace by wire wrapping each stone in sterling silver wire and suspending them from silver plated link chain…. such a beautiful combination 😉
Amethyst is one of the most precious and valuable stones belonging to the quartz group of minerals, with exception to rare blue-green gem silica. It is recognized as the official birthstone for the month of February. Amethyst belongs to the macrocrystalline branch of quartz and owes its violet/purple color to iron and aluminum impurities.
Rutilated Quartz is a transparent Quartz with golden yellow Rutile inclusions that are in hairlike growths. The Rutile inclusions range from thin, sparse, and parallel, to thick, dense, and crisscrossed, and everything in-between. Each Rutilated Quartz gemstone is unique in its pattern of Rutile inclusions…