Amethyst is the traditional, ayurvedic, and modern birthstone of February. Amethyst comes from the Greek word amethystos which is translated to mean not drunk which is why this stone is the symbol of sobriety.
Garnet is the traditional, modern, and Ayurvedic birthstone of January. Garnet is thought to protect the wearer against depression and also when traveling. The Garnet has come to symbolize faith, compassion, loyalty, and truth.
Sapphire is the traditional birthstone of April, the modern birthstone of September, the mystical birthstone of May, and the ayurvedic birthstone of August. It has been said that the sapphire was the tablet that Moses carried down the mountain containing the 10 commandments, thus making the sapphire the most sacred stone. The sapphire came to symbolize faithfulness and spiritual healing.
All measurements are approximate. All sterling is stamped 925 to assure Silver Content.