Amethyst (color) facts for kids

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The color amethyst is a moderate, transparent purple. It is also known as a deep shade of lavender. Its name is from the stone amethyst. This stone is a form of quartz but it is not always was a very prized stone before more abundance of it was found.en:Lavender (color)#Amethyst

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