Citrine

Science

. Citrine mines in the US are found in Colorado, North Carolina Brazil sands and gravels. The largest supplier of natural citrine is the Rio Grande do Sol state in Southern alluvial. It is also found in classic sediments (matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid). Because it resists weathering, it is also found in gneissQuartz family. Citrine is found in igneous (rocks produced under conditions involving intense heat) and metamorphic rocks, particularly in granite and and California. The gemstone is found in Spain, Brazil, Africa, South Africa, France, Britain, Madagascar and the Soviet Union.

History

 work. It was also very popular for jewelry in the 19th century. During the Art Deco period between World Wars I and II, large citrines were set in many prized pieces, including the massive and elaborate Art intaglioCitrine has been popular for thousands of years and used to be revered for its rarity, though that has changed with time. The ancient Romans used it for beautiful jewelry and Deco inspired jewelry pieces made for big Hollywood stars such as Greta Garbo and Joan Crawford

Energy

Citrine draws off stress and negativity from your body and brings in a quiet, refreshing peace. It helps you overcomes fear of responsibility and stops anger and destructive tendencies. It has also been said that the stone acts as an early warning system so that action can be taken to protect oneself. Citrine is warming, energizing, and highly creative, and imparts a flexibility and openness to new experiences. It energizes every level of your life and is a powerful attractor of helpful friends and mentors. It has the power to impart joy to all who behold it and instills a positive attitude. Gloom and negativity do not exist around the citrine. Citrine supports generosity, yet at the same time, helps you hold onto your wealth. It is said that the stone will draw all the good things in life to you.