Amethyst Butterfly Pin
Sale Price (non-members): $69.99
Sale Price (members): $62.99
Original Price: $90.00
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Wear this beautiful and ancient symbol for the human soul and express your connectedness with the cycle of life. Delicate openwork wings of sterling silver frame a translucent body of faceted amethyst. Natural variations will occur with this Amethyst Butterfly Pin. 1"l. x 2"w.
Amethyst—the most prized gem variety of quartz—is well represented in the National Gem Collection at the Smthsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. A dazzling recent donation, the circa 1915 Tiffany Amethyst Necklace, features an art nouveau style pendant set with an enormous, square 56-carat amethyst.
Every Smithsonian purchase will arrive with a museum provenance card explaining how it is adapted from or inspired by an object or objects in our collection.