Citrine is the transparent, pale yellow to brownish orange variety of quartz.
Belief & Birthstone
- Citrine represent November birthdays -
Citrine shares the rights as the birthstone for the month of November along with the topaz gemstone. Yellow to golden orange colored in nature, this stone is part of a large family of quartz gemstones. The citrine is considered the healing gemstone – calming, soothing and comforting, sometimes also being said to encourage imagination, spark new beginning sand prosperity. This stone has been a popular decorative gemstone since ancient times with its name originating from the French word ‘citron’ to mean ‘lemon’. Today, citrine is known as the ‘merchants stone’ and is associated with success and wealth.
||Citrine's color ranges from yellow, to orangey yellow, to yellowish orange, to brownish orange.
||Citrine are eye clean meaning it lacks eye-visible inclusions.
||Round and oval are the most popular cuts for this gemstone.