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Amethyst is the purple variety of quartz. The traces of manganese oxide in Amethyst are responsible for the violet colour. Amethyst is often as beautiful crystals in cavities in volcanic rock found and is also called in ore-course. The hexagonal pointy crystals are mostly found in hollow cavities in basalt rock, called geodes.
Amethyst is found in many places. The most spectacular pieces come from Brazil and Uruguay.
The name Amethyst comes from the Greek and means "under influence" (Greek: "a-methyl"). The sobering and enlightening effect of Amethyst was already known in history; it was worn against drunkenness centuries ago. Another famous historical fact about amethyst is that the Pope wears it in a ring.
Amethyst is a stone that connects the earthly and the spiritual. Amethyst is also suitable for rooms where relaxation and tranquility is desired and discretion such as waiting rooms, consulting rooms, meeting rooms, meditation rooms and bedrooms.
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the additional advantage at st1 gallery? You can visit us by appointment. On Saturdays no appointment is necessary, st1 gallery is open from 12:00 to 17:00. On the website you will find a large part of the Amethyst collection that makes it possible to get a good impression online.