What is the birthstone for November? The Citrine! Citrines are a transparent variety of quartz, silicon dioxide, occurring in yellow to red-orange to orange-brown. When cut and faceted, the citrine gemstone is beautiful and very affordable. It’s a great color to wear with your yellows, beige’s, browns and many other colors in your wardrobe.
Citrines come from Brazil, Madagascar and Russia. Citrines have a hardness of 7 and are a great choice for rings, pendants and earrings.
Did You Know?
Did you know that he name citrine is derived from citron, French for lemon? The most prized and coveted variety of citrine is known as ‘Madeira’, because it is said to resemble the deep orange-amber color of the sweet Portuguese wine.
John Wallick Jewelers, in Sun City, Arizona, near Phoenix, AZ, have new, affordable and beautiful citrine gemstone jewelry in stock. Choose from pear shape, cushion cut, square checkerboard cut and oval cut citrines.
John Wallick Jewelers is located on the northwest corner of 99th Avenue and West Bell Road, just 5 minutes west of Loop 101 in Sun City, Arizona near Phoenix, servicing Sun City West, Avondale, Glendale, Gilbert, Litchfield Park, Peoria and Surprise, AZ. Visit us on our website, www.johnwallickjewelers.com, call us at 623-972-1000 or email us at email@example.com.