Large Cirtine Fancy Drop Beads - Very Heavy!

Product Code: ga1666

Availability:In stock

Price is per 16-inch string of these beautiful fancy drop beads. Average largest size measures about 15mm x 10mm x 7mm. Heavy - one string weighs about 140 gms!


Citrine comes from the French word for lemon, and is any quartz crystal or cluster thats yellow to orange. The darker, orange colours were traditionally the best, but today people prefer bright lemony shades to mix with pastel colours. Citrine with man-made colour tends to have more of an orange or reddish caste. Most natural citrine starts life as amethyst until heated in a molten state to change.

Sunny and affordable, citrine brightens all jewellery, blending especially well with the yellow gleam of polished gold. The yellow colour is a natural reviver, and citrine focuses the mind bringing a feeling of self-esteem. In medication it helps re-establish the link between your conscious and subconscious minds. If you are feeling down, try holding citrine to lift your spirit. Its also very good at healing the body and helping people communicate. Citrine has warm energy, promotes optimism, and attracts abundance.

Citrine is one of the few stones that removes negative energy and never requires cleansing. In ancient times it was carried as a protection against snake venom and evil thoughts. Known as a "merchants' stone placed in the cash register to not only acquire wealth but to maintain it as well.

Citrine is the birthstone for November, and its corresponding signs are Gemini, Aries, Libra, and Leo.

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