November Birthstone: Topaz and Citrine Full Guide

The people born in the 11 Month of November are very lucky in the matter of jewelry, although their birthstone color is a little similar their inner beauty makes people fall for it. The November Birthstones are Topaz and Citrine. This Birthstone provides a royalty look but surprisingly they are affordable in price and can be found in abundance in all the gem-stocking places all over the world.

November Birthstone Topaz and Citrine

The birthstone represents the person’s birthstone period which relates to one’s birth zodiac sign. You can see more of all Birthstones regarding their Months here. These Birthstones can be worn in any type of jewelry form like a pendant, ring, or earring.  Topaz and Citrine both are durable Birthstones as well as this pernicious birthstone can be saved for your special occasions.

History of November Birthstone Topaz

For hundred years Topaz Birthstone was considered to be a diamond, Renaissance Europeans assume it would break magic spells and keep off anger. In India, where the word “Topaz” appears to have emerged, people believed that wearing a Topaz Gemstone above the heart assures beauty, long life, and intelligence. In today’s time, Topaz is one of the US November Birthstones.

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It symbolizes the love and fidelity between a beautiful bond also through the ages Topaz has been connected with wealth.

When it’s gifted to someone it represents the promise of everlasting commitment and love.

Where Topaz is found?

Birthstone Topaz is seen worldwide with Brazil being the world’s most known source of these gemstones. The multiple sought-after Imperial Topaz is created in the Minas and Gerais southeastern states, while the Ouro Preto and Capao mines have many of the yellow, red, pink, orange, and violet Topaz. Also, Brazil is well-known for producing colorless Topaz—which is often heat-treated and irradiated to build artificial versions of Blue Topaz.

Additional countries that produce Topaz include the United States, Sri Lanka, Australia, Mexico, Madagascar, India, Myanmar, Namibia, Nigeria, Russia, Zimbabwe, and Pakistan.

Topaz Birthstone- Its Symbol and Meaning                       

Earlier, people used to be believed that topaz stones have healing and magical properties with it. While in past times the Topaz was a colorless birthstone and for years people wear confused and believed that it was a diamond. Topaz Gemstone comes in a range of colors from orange, pink, blue, green, and red. This gem receives its color from the impurity element present in it.

Blue color occurs when the colorless topaz is gone under radiation treatment. When it has presence of chromium it turns pink, violet, and red.

The Topaz word generally arrived from the Sanskrit word tapaz or tapas, which means fire. Also, the other name originated from the Greek word Topazios, the name for a small island in the Red Sea. According to beliefs, the yellow color Topaz has the ability to attract gold. Once there was a time when November birthstone was used to heal arthritis, also help in reducing weight, and aids in improving digestion.

In earlier times people accepted if it is kept at home, it protects us from fire incidents and protects us against any kind of happening. While the accident Greek believed for providing strength to them.

Blue Topaz Jewelry

So, if you are in search of elegant jewelry made from November Birthstone Topaz, this Blue Topaz is the way to go! As Topaz is one of the brightest stones out there. Gemone is presenting here the most captivating Blue Topaz Ring that will get you a separate look for your engagement or you can also gift it to your loved one. Check out our most luxurious collection!

Unique London Blue Topaz Ring

Unique London Blue Topaz Ring

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This ring is showing London Blue Topaz, Center stone is accompanied by a white diamond to get an alluring look. Here the combination of these is breathtaking while the side beads are proving a decorative look! So, want to get a striking look then this Bule Topaz is perfect to get.

 

Princess Cut Blue Topaz Ring

Princess Cut Blue Topaz Ring

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As we all know princess cut is the unlimited love of every individual, this Princess Cut Blue Topaz Ring is displaying the Princess cut Four Black Diamonds on each side of the shanks. It’s a great choice for an engagement; this complex blue gemstone is making the ring look more appealing.

You can view more November Birthstone Topaz Rings here

 

Facts about Topaz Birthstone

  1. Its ranks 8 on the Mohs scale of hardness.
  2. The red Topaz is very rare to be found.
  3. Topaz Birthstone has many Superpowers.
  4. Earlier, Topaz was meant to be the world’s largest diamond to be found.
  5. The Birthstone symbolizes love and fidelity!
  6. It’s also known as a cooling crystal.

Citrine Birthstone

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The citrine birthstone comes in transparent yellow to brown color as they are very rare to be found in nature. Firstly it was discovered by a Spanish conquistador in the 1600s. He came across the Bolivani mine named “Anahi” which contained a large deposit of citrine as well as amethyst. Other sources of Citrine Birthstones include Spain, Brazil, and other U.S locations such as North Carolina, California, etc.

History and Meaning of November Birthstone – Citrine

Before the Citrine Gemstone was given a different identity it was meant to be Spanish Topaz, Gold Topaz, and Madeira Topaz. In the Victorian Ear, the citrine was very well-known for Scottish jewelry. Here, Egyptians utilized citrine as talismans, while ancient Greeks would carve images into the stones. People used to believe that citrine birthstone could calm tempers, relieve anger, and manifest desires, mostly prosperity. As the November Birthstone, Citrine is used to be given in form of jewelry on the 13th Wedding Anniversary!

Due to their warm color, they produce the image of sun, warmth, and illumination. As, this stone is been a symbol of romance, positivity, and pleasure for years. Citrine Gemstone makes a beautiful piece of jewelry as their beautiful pop color makes the look of jewelry wonderful with its beauty!

Healing properties of Citrine

November Gemstone Citrine brings more positive esteem and a vibrant flow of energy in and around the body. It also helps in bearer strength.  In ancient times people used these November Birthstones Citrine to improve blood circulation, purify the body’s venoms, and also strengthen the body’s immune system. It was also used for warding off disease and guarding against snake poison.

Citrine Birthstone in Jewelry

Citrine is a durable gemstone that can also be worn every day as it ranks 7 on the Mohs scale of hardness. You can clean this stone with warm and soapy water as any high-heating process can make the stone crack!

November Gemstone Citrine is very popular in Rings, Bracelets, Necklaces, and Earrings. It has become a Jewelry choice for Topaz and Yellow Sapphire.

Fact of Citrine Gemstone

  1. Natural Citrine is very rare to find.
  2. One can identify the fake citrine on the base of color
  3. It is a variety of Quartz.
  4. The meaning of Citrine is yellow.
  5. Citrine can be imitated.
  6. The largest citrine in the world has a weight of 20,200 carats!
  7. This gemstone is also known as the Merchant Stone.
  8. In the 1920s and 1930s, it was popularized in Hollywood.

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