Garnet is the birthstone of January and symbolizes love and friendship.
Garnet is so durable, remnants of garnet jewelry have been found dating as far back as the Bronze Age. Other references go back to the Egyptians in 3100 BC when it was referred to it as the symbol of life. This enduringstrength of the stone is a testament to its symbolism of love and loyalty.
The Garnet gemstone was very popular with the Romans in the third and fourth centuries in jewelry and art. This gemstone was used as a talisman for protection by warriors. Some ancient healers even placed garnets on wounds and praised its healing powers. The stone has been thought to enhancesexuality, bring warmth, devotion, understanding, trust, sincerity and honesty to a relationship.
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