Virgo Birthstone - Carnelian
Virgo birthstone carnelian gifts may be purchased for this birth sign. The red carnelian may be used for Celtic
birth month covering July 8th - August 4th.
We hope the following suggestions will help...
Virgo Birthstone Carnelian Jewelry
Mostly carnelian is made into pieces of jewelry which include earrings, pendants, brooches and bracelets. Often
you will find Victorian pieces being sold at reasonable prices.
Consider purchasing a chain with 'Virgo' as the center piece. Click on the link below to view the chain and
other birthstone gifts.
10K White Gold Virgo Script Zodiac Pendant Aug 24 - Sept 22 with 16" chain
From: Elite Jewels Inc.
Books with Carnelian in their title
There are a few books with carnelian in their title including 'The Carnelian Cube' by L Sprague de Camp and
Fletcher Pratt. This is marketed as a humorous fantasy.
Carnelian Colored Flowers
Buy a bouquet of flowers With lots of orange and red flowers in it. Place the bouquet in a vase to give the gift
Facts about Carnelian
Carnelian is also called cornelian. This stone is a translucent semiprecious variety of the silica mineral
Carnelian owes its red to reddish brown color hematite (iron oxide) which may be dispersed throughout mineral.
By baking and dying with iron salts the color is enhanced.
The stone was highly valued and used in signet rings by the Greeks and Romans.
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