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Peridot Anniversary Gemstone


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Peridot represents the 1st wedding anniversary.The peridot anniversary gemstone is also used for the August birthstone.


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Peridot Jewelry

Peridot gemstones make pretty pieces of jewelry and therefore plenty of choice. Including pendants, earrings, rings and bracelets. There are companies that companies that specialize in Fair Trade products. These jewelry pieces are just as pretty and you have the satisfaction of knowing that the person who made it was given a fair price.

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Peridot Cuff Links

Often set in gold to show of the color, the peridot gemstones are ideal in cuff links and tie pins. Complete the gift with a shirt and tie to compliment the color of the peridot.

Peridot Anniversary Gemstone Music

Music is available with ‘peridot’ in the title. The ‘Peridots’ also have cds available. Check that the couple enjoy that type of music first before purchasing the gift.

Peridot Colored Flowers

Purchase a bouquet of flowers in shades of green. Place in a nice colored vase to make it more special.

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Peridot Colored Vases

Purchase a lime green colored vase. See what exotic flowers you can come up with to go in it. Some of the brighter flowers will look stunning against the green of the vase.

Interesting Information About The Gemstone Peridot

The name of the peridot gemstone is believed to come from either the French word 'peritot' meaning 'unclear' or the Arabic word 'faridat' meaning 'gem'.

Peridots are one of the few gemstones that occur in only one color and are formed from forsterite olivine. Peridot is often referred to as the "poor man's emerald". The depth of green depends on the iron which is contained within the crystal structure, and varies from yellow-green to olive to brownish green.

Gem quality peridot is rare but due to its delicate coloring it makes very pretty jewelry. Peridot gemstones are found in Brazil, Upper Burma, Minas Gerais and Egypt and crystals have been found in iron-nickel meteorites.

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