Each gemstone is believed to have a unique power. In ancient times, people used them as talismans or amulets, believing that the individual gemstones had qualities that could bring the wearer love, or protection, or perhaps wealth, or good luck. We present this list of meanings to you for your enjoyment.
( A good source for research on this subject is "The Curious Lore of Precious Stones" by George Frederick Kunz)
Powers of Gemstones