“Dream Books” say that every object in a dream has a special meaning. George F. Kunz, a modern American authority on gem superstitions, suggests the significance of the following gems:
Amethyst, freedom from harm; Aquamarine, new friends; Diamonds. victory over enemies; Emerald, much to look forward to; Garnet, the solution to mystery; Moonstone, impending danger; Opal, great possessions; Pearl, faithful friends; Ruby, unexpected guests; Sapphire, escape from danger; Sardonyx, love of friends; Topaz, no harm to come; Tourmaline, an accident; Turquoise, prosperity; Zircon, a heavy storm.
Followers of New Age beliefs attribute still other powers to various stones.