Amethyst Cut Base
130mm x 80mm x 65mm weight 800g
Amethyst is a highly versatile stone and is believed to heal the body as well as the mind. It is said to cleanse the mind and aura, as well as relieving pain. Amethyst is held to be very relaxing, making way for spiritual development. Emotionally, amethyst is used in crystal healing to help heal personal losses and grief, bringing one gently past. Amethyst has a gently sedative energy that can promote peacefulness, happiness, and contentment. It also is said to bring emotional stability and inner strength. This stability and strength not only helps one hold firm in one’s life, but it can enhance flexibility and cooperation. To be flexible at need is a sure sign of strength.
Amethyst is a purple variety of quartz (SiO2) and owes its violet color to irradiation, iron impurities (in some cases in conjunction with transition element impurities), and the presence of trace elements, which result in complex crystal lattice substitutions.
Amethyst is a member of the quartz minerals. It ranges in color from pale to deep purple. Sometimes found in large crystal points, amethyst also occurs inside volcanic rock pockets.Brazilian amethysts are mostly light-colored or pale purple. Those found in Madagascar are more violet and reddish-purple. Amethysts from Uruguay have the deepest purple colouring.
Uruguayan Amethyst is very deep & rich shade of purple and has absolutely brilliant crystal distinction, it is renowned for being of the highest quality in the world.
This is a Free Standing piece, the sides have been highly polished and the quality is outstanding with a continuous very dark purple colouring
A stunning truly unique piece making an ideal ornament for the home or worthy of taking pride of place in any crystal collection.