The name topaz comes from a Sanskrit term meaning fire.
Blue Topaz pieces from Marlen Jewelers make a great Christmas gift for those with December birthdays.
Ancient cultures believed that topaz has various powerful properties:
- The Greeks believed it had power to increase strength and to make its wearer invisible
- The Romans believed it had power to improve eyesight
- The Egyptians wore it as an amulet to protect them from injury
- During the Middle Ages topaz was thought to heal both physical and mental disorders and prevent death
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