approx 5mm thick
Beautiful Amethyst beads vary from shades of lilac to deep purple and are always a popular choice for jewellery making.
Available in variety of shapes and sizes
Amethyst is a lilac to purple variety of the mineral Quartz.
It forms beautiful crystals inside volcanic lava bubbles known as "geodes".
Due to it's beautiful colour, Amethyst is one of the most popular gemstones.
The ancient Greeks believed Amethyst prevented drunkenness. Commonly from Brazil.