Zodiac Birthstones

Explore the Ancient, Traditional and Modern Birthstones for each Zodiac Sign.

Aries

Ancient: Amethyst & Bloodstone
Traditional: Emerald & Diamond
Modern: Amethyst, Anyolite, Bloodstone,  Apache Tears, Axinite,  Fire Agate, Aquamarine, Citrine, Aventurine, Dravite aka Brown Tourmaline, Bixbite, Magnesite, Emerald, Datolite,  Crocoite, Diamonds, Magnetite, Sardonyx, Stellerite

Taurus

Ancient: Emerald
Traditional: Emerald
Modern: Black Spinel, Carnelian, Rhodonite, Blue Muscovite, Kunzite, Blue Tourmaline, Iolite, Kyanite, Rose Quartz, Septaria, Scapolite, Selenite, Variscite, Amblygonite

Gemini

Ancient: Agate & Sapphire
Traditional: Agate
Modern: Apophyllite, Aquamarine, Arfvedsonite, Blue Sapphire, Tigers Eye, Emerald, Celestite, Citrine, Chrysocolla, Tanzanite, Thulite,  Ulexite, Serpentine,  Variscite

Leo

Ancient: Onyx
Traditional: Peridot Gemstones & Rubies
Modern: Amber, Dumortierite, Carnelian, Citrine, Danburite, Emeralds, Garnet, Golden Topaz, Kunzite, Labradorite, Larimar, Muscovite, Pietersite, Peridot, Ruby, Petalite,  Rhodochrosite, Zircon, Rutilated Quartz, Sunstone, Yellow Sapphire

Scorpio

Ancient: Peridot Gemstones, Agate & Rubies
Traditional: Turquoise, Malachite & Golden Topaz
Modern: Boji Stone, Charoite, Dioptase, Yellow Topaz, Kunzite, Hiddenite,  Labradorite, Peridot, Malachite, Moonstone, Ruby, Rhodochrosite, Turquoise

Sagittarius

Ancient: Amethyst, Blue Topaz & Turquoise
Traditional: Lapis Lazuli, Blue Topaz & Vesuvianite
Modern: Atacamite, Azurite, Black Obsidian, Blue Topaz, Charoite, Dioptase, Iolite, Herkimer Diamonds,  Peridot, Labradorite, Lapis Lazuli, Ruby, Pink Tourmaline,  Sodalite, Snowflake Obsidian, Turquoise, Vesuvianite aka Idocrase, Tanzanite, White Topaz, Zircon

Capricorn

Ancient: Peridot Gemstones & Agate
Traditional: Agate, Garnet & Vasuvianite
Modern: Black Tourmaline, Garnet, Chalcopyrite, Tigers Eye, Jet, Magnetite, Azurite, Malachite, Blue Aragonite, Peridot, Vivianite,  Green Tourmaline, Fluorite, Ocean Jasper, Agate, Smokey Quartz, Vesuvianite aka Idocrase

Aquarius

Ancient: Garnet & Amethyst
Traditional: Garnet & Amethyst
Modern: Amber, Albite, Angelite, Amethyst, Bowenite, Cryolite, Blue Obsidian, Boji Stone, Aurichalcite, Garnet, Hematite, Lithium Quartz, Magnetite, Rainforest Jasper, Merlinite, Kurnakovite, Wavellite, Pollucite

Virgo

Ancient: Peridot Gemstones & Blue Sapphire
Traditional: Amazonite, Garnet & Zircon
Modern: Blue Sapphire, Chrysocolla, Amazonite, Blue Topaz, Magnetite aka Lodestone, Garnet, Gaspeite,  Peridot, Smithsonite, Moss Agate, Stichtite, Sugilite, Zircon, Stichtite in Serpentine aka Atlantisite

Libra

Ancient: Sapphire
Traditional: Pink Tourmaline & Bloodstone
Modern: Citrine, Ametrine, Bloodstone, Bustamite, Chrysoprase, Eucryptite, Prehnite, Sunstone, Chiastolite, Dream Quartz, Hypersthene, Lepidolite, Mahogany Obsidian, Moonstone, Morganite, Pink Tourmaline, Tunellite, Tourmilated Quartz, Stichtite in Serpentine, Tanzanite

Cancer

Ancient: Ruby
Traditional: Ruby & Emerald
Modern: Brookite, Calcite, Carnelian, Natrolite, Rhodizite, Ruby, Rainbow Moonstone, Tinaksite, Rose Quartz

Pisces

Ancient: Lapis Lazuli & Turquoise
Traditional: Aquamarine & Turquoise
Modern: Aquamarine, Amethyst, Fluorite, Bloodstone, Blue Lace Agate, Lapis Lazuli, Smithsonite, Turquoise, Ametrine, Kambaba Stone aka Kambaba Jasper

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*Peridot Gemstones*

(pictures by Emilee Petersmark)

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