How to clean a Citrine

Citrine is a semi-precious gemstone often mistaken and usually acceptable as a substitute for topazCitrine is a beautiful gemstone often mistaken for yellow or golden Topaz.  Part of the quartz family the citrine ranges in colors from honey yellow to Madeira-red.

The best way to clean Citrine is to use Connoisseurs Delicate Jewelry Cleaner.  First, put the stopper in the sink. Immerse the jewelry in the jar of cleaner for a few minutes. Use the strainer to remove the jewelry and brush it gently. Use the specialized brush to get between prongs and under the setting to remove any buildup that prevents the stone from looking its best. Finally, rinse the jewelry under warm water and dry with a lint free cloth.

Interested in knowing more about citrine?  We invite you to read Connoisseurs’ recently blog at Obsessed by Jewelry:  November Birthstone:  Citrine, Juicy Color Gems for Fall.