Everything you need to know about Amethyst from different origins. Find loose Amethyst gemstones and cabochons’ descriptions, quality and color, price overview and astrology here on this page, you can refer it as “Complete guide of Amethyst gems”

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About Amethyst gems – History and Introduction
Amethyst is one the most popular gemstone in all quartz stones. It is known as birthstone for the February month. It belongs to macrocrystalline type of quartz and comes in pink to dark purple color. Iron and Aluminum impurities are responsible for color of this stone.  Amethyst is transparent to transparent clarity with nice luster and shine.
The deposits with the highest market value Brazil are available in Brazil and Uruguay (Neighbor country). After these two, Madagascar has next big deposit; apart from these countries small mines are available in different countries. Amethyst Harbor is a place on the Canadian side where amethyst is found in huge quantities but most of the material is not gemstone quality material. The violet quartz is found there in ample quantities, though rarely in gemstone quality.

Big size Amethyst druse and stones – There is piece of amethyst from brazil weighs more than 200 kgs and available at Washington Museum. In recent times, a find in the USA has been making headlines. A three-meters druse was found in Maine, weighing over 1000 kgs and had amethyst raw material in big quantities.These are some of the videos of our Amethyst:

1) Pearshape Brazillian Amethyst

2) Ovals Brazillian Amethyst

Buy free size, calibrated rounds, ovals, triilion, pear, cushion, square and other shapes from NavneetGems – Below we would like you to see the color chart of Amethyst from Navneet Gems. The first three are Brazillian Amethyst, A, AA, and AAA. While the top color in Amethyst available with us is African Amethyst. Just like the actual cabochon colors you see at the bottom of this page. The Trillion of 279 carat is AAA color while on the right of that are images of African Amethyst stones.

Not just do we specialize in Freesize, but our stock also is of great value. Our factories also manufacture Cabochon Gemstones, Amethyst Cabochons in particular. Our immense strong stock is our strong point when doing business as we tend to offer better prices for ready-made stock. Amethyst crystal is one of the most beautiful Semi-precious gemstone of all. Due to its purple shades, and its natural stone value that appreciates over time, this gemstone really has took off since it was introduced in the ancient times.Amethyst comes from two major countries: Africa and Brazil. We are proud in telling the audience that Navneet Gems & Minerals produces both these types of Purple Amethyst.

Below we would like you to see the color chart of Amethyst Gemstones from Navneet Gems. The first three are Brazillian Amethyst, A, AA, and AAA. While the top color in Amethyst available with us is African Amethyst. Just like the actual cabochon colors you see at the bottom of this page. The Trillion of 279 carat is AAA color while on the right of that are images of African Amethyst stones.

In this chart we explained three major types in amethyst. Basically top color of amethyst is vivid purple then it goes up to pink amethyst. There is a low priced range amethyst is six corner amethyst which comes with color zoning and known as commercial quality. Cabochons are mostly made of commercial quality of amethyst.

Amethyst Color chart

Have a look at some of these Freesize Brazillian Amethyst, these are just a few pictures of our Amethyst:

Rare Amethyst Trillion African Amethyst

Not just do we specialize in Freesize, but our stock also is of great value. Our factories also manufacture Cabochon Gemstones, Amethyst Cabochons in particular.

Our immense strong stock is our strong point when doing business as we tend to offer better prices for ready-made stock. Amethyst is one of the most beautiful Semi-precious gemstone of all. Due to its purple shades, and its natural stone value that appreciates over time, this gemstone really has took off since it was introduced in the ancient times.
Amethyst brazil and african
African Amethyst and brazillian Cabochons
– African and Brazilian Amethyst cabochons – NavneetGems specialize in cabochons as well. We have medium to top quality material to make cabochons and also have many pieces in our stock. We have deep color with nice hue (top quality) amethyst cabochons in different sizes. 2mm, 3mm, 4mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm rounds and 6×4, 7×5, 8×6, 10×8 are hot sizes in cabs however we make other sizes as well.

There are African Amethyst cabochons below in the picture and it represents top quality of purple amethyst cabs. Pink Amethyst (Also called Brazilian amethyst) cabs are also famous that is light color of African amethyst and comes around half the price which come from Africa.  If we talk about cabs quality then it comes in light, medium and dark colors. Lightest and darkest colors are cheaper as market perspective. Most demanding colors are saturated purple color without any inclusions. Our prices for African quality starts from 1.30$ per carat and goes high based on color and quality. As we described above that we have large stock of amethyst cabochons in all sizes and shapes and we offer stock at low prices to our customers. Apart from cabochons, normal faceted, rose cut and beads also we have in stock. For example our amethyst beads 8mm size starts with 7$ per strand for normal quality and goes high based on clarity level. Most importantly each and every stone is cut in our own factory which is situated in Thailand and India.

Pink Amethyst (Rose De France)

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Dark African Amethyst Cabochons
dark african amethyst

Astrology and belief behind amethyst gems –This gemstone jewelry protects wearer against drinking habit and other intoxications. In ancient times, this stones were used in crowns and wearing of kings and princes. In Greek word ‘Amethystos’ which stands for ‘not intoxicated’. This is the birthstone for February.

Amethyst Ovals