Citrine is an affordable yellow gemstone ideal for use in jewelry. It is a rare yellow variety of quartz.
Citrine and Topaz are the official Birthstones for November. More information about Birthstones. Citrine is also used to commemorate the thirteenth anniversary, and is the gem corresponding to the zodiacal sign Virgo.
Its good hardness, transparency, gloss and its affordable price in large sizes, as well as in all kinds of cuts, make this beautiful and attractive yellow gemstone is widely used in today's market.
Quartz has been used for thousands of years in jewelry. Agates, amethysts, rock crystals, etc. have adorned us for millennia, so it is not difficult to imagine that the same thing happened with the citrine.
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