Carved Amethyst Bead Necklace, a Hand Knotted Strand with Sixty-Seven 9.5 mm Beads. Genuine Natural Amethyst beads in various shades of purple from dark to light violet-purple gemstone. As you would expect a natural stone necklace of this length.
Carved with a cross hatch texture this Amethyst Bead Necklace has a unique design. While displaying the Royal color once reserved for Kings and Queens.
At one time the value Amethyst rivaled the value of a diamond, sought after by Royalty the world over. The Greek and Romans believed the purple gem protected against drunkenness. While the Egyptians thought the jewel brought pleasant dreams.
Today the Amethyst is the birthstone for February as well as the gift given for the 33rd wedding anniversary..
Carved Amethyst Bead Necklace Size and Condition
This Amethyst Necklace is a 27″ strand with sixty-seven 9.5 mm gems hand knotted between each bead. Unlike the normal smooth beads this necklace has an unique style designed with a textured cross hatch carving on each Amethyst bead. The Carved Amethyst Bead Necklace is in excellent condition with a box slide clasp which includes a safety latch.