Tag: august birthstone


Birthstone Jewelry / Gemstone Jewelry

Peridot, the official August birthstone, has been mined for around 4,000 years and is spoken of in the bible, under pitdah, its Hebrew name. The peridot gemstone was especially enjoyed by the Egyptians, and was known as the gem of the sun. Worn to ward off evil spirits, this lovely pale green precious stone does not disappoint when set in a unique piece of gemstone...

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Birthstone Jewelry / Gemstone Jewelry / Jewelry Tips

It is believed that Napoleon gave Josephine a piece of peridot jewelry as a symbol of his love. You can do the same with the August birthstone, Peridot, the gemstone of the sun, in its mystical shades of green. Cushion-Cut Peridot and Diamond Pendant Necklace 14K White Gold (7mm) Style# CBP183 Half-Eternity Pave-Set Thin Peridot Stacking Ring 14k White Gold (0.65ct) Style# IR945 Asscher Cut...

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