Ritters Jewellers

Ritters Jewellers

Stone of the month

The origin of birthstones is believed to date back to the breastplate of Aaron which contained twelve gemstones representing the twelve tribes of Israel. The current list dates back to 1912 with only one addition since then – the tanzanite was added to December.

The gemstones featured below are arranged by month. Click on the month to discover the stone and its meanings.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec