This incredible crystal specimen has smokey quartz with elestial growths on one side, showing a layer of crystal formations. and a natural growth of two watermelon tourmaline on the top.
Tourmaline is from the beryl family and is not a single mineral, but a group of minerals related in their physical and chemical properties, including elements such as aluminum, iron, magnesium, sodium, lithium, or potassium.Tourmaline is classified as a semi-precious stone and the gemstone comes in a wide variety of colors. Tourmaline's energy is believed to bring your energy centers into balance, opening a gateway to your highest self.
Smokey Quartz is a from of Quartz, Silicon Dioxide, and owes its color to gamma irradiation and the presence of traces of aluminum present in the earth. Energetically, it is said to be one of the most grounding & clearing stones available, both purifying & protecting. It is associated with the Root chakra (energy center). I like to think of it as a nervous system reset. Energy healers believe itto be great for anxiety & calming nerves. It can fade over long periods of time in direct sunlight.
This gorgeous natural piece is directly from the earth in Brazil, hand mined by a family owned and operated mine. It weighs 9oz and measures about 3.5 x 2.5 x 2 inches, with one side being self healed, where it broke off naturally in the earth and started to regrow itself.