Jun 122013

Citrine Pendant from Amazon

The name comes from the Latin citrinus meaning “yellow”. Citrine is a variety of quartz.

This is a traditional stone for November.

Luster: glassy | Hardness: 7 | Density: 2.65

Legends & Lore:

  • One who wore citrine and thought really hard could become invisible.
  • In 20th century it was discovered that heating an amethyst would create citrine.

Learn more about birthstones.

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 June 12, 2013  Posted by at 11:52 am November