~~~Simply Amethyst~~~~ Amethyst is a powerful stone for spiritual protection, expansion, purification and peace of mind. It is used as a dream stone and helps prevent insomnia. Amethyst symbolizes sobriety. It is the birthstone for February. Dangle earrings hang from ear - approximately 30mm (1 1/4 ") Sterling Silver wrapped Amethyst (10mm) all metal component - .925 sterling silver Please take a look at my shop for other earring choices and beautiful charms and charm necklaces http://www.etsy.com/shop/gemstonetalisman *Each pair of Earrings is made to order - especially for you. The picture is an accurate representation of the earrings you will receive, but it is hand-made and there will be slight differences. This is what makes them special. Each piece is one of a kind. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.