Moonstone owes its name to its mysterious shimmer which always looks different when the stone is moved.
Moonstone has been used in jewelry for centuries, including ancient civilizations. The Romans admired moonstone, as they believed it was born from solidified rays of the moon. Moonstone was the stone of the goddess Diana.
It is said if you give your lover a moonstone necklace when the moon is full you will always have passion with each other.