Natural Amazonite rough piece. The colour ranges from light jade-green to turquoise, with white areas and some brown staining. Nice pearlescent shimmer on some pieces. Good to Very Good Grade.
Amazonite varies in colour from very light jade-green to turquoise, usually with white mottling, and sometimes with some brown staining. This tectosilicate mineral that usually derives its colour from the inclusion of lead. Sometimes a pearlescent shimmer is visible on the surface of the stone. Amazonite is part of the Feldspar group, usually a microcline, else orthoclase.
Also known as Amazon Jade or Amazon Stone, it was named after the Amazon river. Cultures in Northern Africa, Mesopotamia, and the Indus Valley had begun cutting Amazonites as early as 5,200BCE.
Physical Healing Keywords:
- Circulatory System, Blood, Water Retention;
- Urinary System, Kidneys, Intoxication;
- Nervous System, Eyes, Colour Blindness, Insomnia;
- Immune System, Infection, Burns
Truth, Communication, Harmony
Powerful filter, blocks geopathic stress & electromagnetic smog. Filters information & combines it with intuition. Extremely soothing stone. Balances male/female energies in the personality. Helps you see both sides to problems, and different points of view. Soothes emotional trauma, releases worry & fear. Dispels negative energy & aggression. Assists in manifesting universal love. Enhances loving communication.
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