April Birthstone – Quartz

Quartz – The second most abundant mineral in the Earth’s continental crust after Feldspar. There are many different varieties, several of which are semi-precious gemstones and have been used since antiquity to fashion jewellery, ornaments and adornments. The name is thought to originate from German ‘quarz’, which in turn came Read more…

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