Birthstone Description

Topaz is a gemstone available in a rich rainbow of colors. Prized for several thousands of years in antiquity, all yellow gems for a time were called topaz.

Often confused with citrine quartz (yellow) and smoky quartz (brown), quartz and topaz are separate and unrelated mineral species.

Provides Strength & Protection, Harmony & balance

Rated: Good

Care: Clean, gently with soft toothbrush and mild dish soap

Species: Topaz

Hardness: 8