Birthstones

Birthstones are gemstones representing an individual’s cycle of birth according to the day, month or Zodiac sign

Birthstones by day

  • Monday: Pearl, Crystal
  • Tuesday: Ruby, Emerald
  • Wednesday: Amethyst, Lodestone
  • Thursday: Sapphire, Carnelian
  • Friday: Emerald, Cat’s Eye
  • Saturday: Turquoise, Diamond

Birthstones by month (modern and historical amalgamated)

  • January: Garnet
  • February: Pearl, Amethyst
  • March: Bloodstone, Aquamarine, Jasper
  • April: Diamond, Sapphire, Rock Crystal (Quartz)
  • May: Chrysophrase, Emerald, Agate
  • June: Moonstone, Pearl, Turquoise, Cat’s Eye(Chrysoberyl), Alexandrite, Agate
  • July: Ruby, Turquoise, Carnelian, Onyx
  • August: Peridot, Moonstone, Carnelian, Sardonyx, Topaz, Spinal
  • September: Sapphire, Chrysolite, Lapis Lazuli
  • October: Opal, Tourmaline, Aquamarine
  • November: Topaz, Pearl, Citrine
  • December: Tanzanite, Ruby, Bloodstone, Turquoise

Birthstones by Zodiac Sign

  • Aquarius: Garnet (20 January – 18 February)
  • Pisces: Amethyst (19 February – 20 March)
  • Aries: Bloodstone (21 March – 19 April)
  • Taurus: Sapphire (20 April – 20 May)
  • Gemini: Agate (21 May – 20 June)
  • Cancer: Emerald (21 June – 22 July)
  • Leo: Onyx (23 July – 22 August)
  • Virgo: Carnelian (23 August – 22 September)
  • Libra: Chrysolite (23 September – 22 October)
  • Scorpio: Beryl (23 October – 21 November)
  • Sagittarius: Topaz (22 November – 21 December)
  • Capricorn: Garnet (22 December – 19 January)

PICTURES BELOW: Stock- and commissioned pieces with birthstones in