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Through The Loupe | Amethyst

Showcase 11th January 2016 0 Comments

Now we’re on the run-up to February it’s time to make way for a new birthstone. This time we’re going to be looking through our proverbial loupe at a violet variety of quartz, specially reserved for Valentine’s Day. We’re talking of course about that romantic ‘Sobriety Stone’, Amethyst. Most often found in South America, Amethyst is distinguishable by its vaguely…

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