A one-of-a-kind piece unearthed in Brazil, this amethyst specimen is a semi-precious crystal left in its raw, natural state — uncut and unpolished. It has a purple color highlighted by white quartz and rust bands throughout the stone. This authentic natural specimen has its own history, spanning millions of years produced by a unique combination of water, heat, pressure and minerals. Amethyst is considered to be a highly spiritual stone that absorbs negative energy, while promoting love, peace and prosperity. As a decorative object, it would add earthy, natural beauty, visual texture and tactile appeal to any space.
• 9.5″ L x 4.5″ W x 3.25″ D; 5 lbs., 8 oz. (approximate)
As a naturally-created product, it contains cracks, fissures, pits and holes.
Agate has been found with artifacts from Neolithic people who lived in the late Stone Age, and was used as healing amulets in Mesopotamia during the reign of Babylonian king Nebuchadnezzar II
(604–562 B.C.). The stone was used as talismans in ancient Egypt, Greece and India.