Pearl and Alexandrite Gemstone-Birthstone of June

Pearl and Alexandrite are two of the three birthstones for the month of June; the third is the Moonstone. A Pearl symbolizes love, happiness and success, and is the most popular of the three. In Europe, Pearls were widely used as medicine until the 17th century. And according to South Asian mythology, Pearls were dewdrops that fell into the sea from heaven.

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