Citrine is generally known as quartz topaz, or topaz, but these names are quite misleading. It is only Citrine and should not be teamed with any other kind of stone. Citrine can be yellow, gold, amber or amber brown. This is one of the most common stone used in jewelry and is often confused with much more precious topaz because of the wrong names associated with it. Citrine is a pleasing stone has good color and is durable, but it is slightly softer and less brilliant than topaz. This stone also doesn’t have the subtle shading, which gives precious topaz its distinctive color. Citrine is priced lower than precious topaz and is available in various shapes and sizes and when compared to their price are a good investment. They are found in very large sizes and look brilliant in various jewellery sets.