Aventurine Jewelry and Rings
The color ranges from a yellow to light green. Other aventurine gems have a pink to red to light brown color.
Aventurine is sometimes misspelled adventurine.
The soft colors of aventurine make it popular for jewelry for man and woman. This cabochon is complements casual and formal wardrobe. View our aventurine rings and aventurine jewelry galleries for earrings, pendants, bracelets, mens rings, ladies rings and other aventurine jewelry styles.
Aventurine jewelry is a translucent green to bluish-green tectosilicate rock that is a member of quartz family. It is a very sweet inexpensive stone. Aventurine jewelry is most commonly found in a forest green color, but can also be found in yellow, blue, orange, brown, and gray. It often has flecks of mineral inclusions that reflect light and give a range of colors - depending on the nature of the inclusion. These inclusions of small crystals give aventurine a sparkly look. If you buy extremely high quality aventurine (without such inclusions), it looks like emerald. Aventurine jewelry has a hardness rating of 7.
Aventurine is a very common and inexpensive gemstone that looks wonderful when cut into a cabochon and bead format. You will find Aventurine jewelry cut into many different shapes and styles. View our aventurine rings and aventurine jewelry galleries for earrings, bracelets, men's rings, pendants, ladies rings and other aventurine jewelry styles. Aventurine is sometimes mistaken for goldstone (which is a man made stone. Translucent Aventurine often fades in the sunlight. Aventurine jewelry is regarded as the star sign for Libra, and the planetary stone for Taurus. It is also said as the gemstone for your 8th year of marriage.
Aventurine jewelry has been considered as a very lucky stone. Gamblers usually carry an aventurine talisman. It is believed Aventurine, to be an all purpose healing stone that promotes clear thinking and a positive attitude. It strengthens blood and muscle tissues. It releases anxiety and fear. Aventurine jewelry is also considered as prosperity stone.
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