Amethyst Egg 5 cm
Amethyst Crystal Healing Egg 5 cm
This crystal egg is a wonderful lightly coloured crystal from China and feature a nice clarity with numerous inclusions, the main difference between this example and the more commonly recognised Amethyst from Brazil is that the Brazilian sourced crystals tend to be much darker in colour.
Amethyst is derived from the Greek word, amethyein, meaning "not drunk". Amethysts were worn by the Greeks to protect them against homesickness, magic, evil thoughts and drunkenness.
Leonardo Da Vinci quoted that "it could dissipate evil thoughts and quicken the intelligence."
Healing: Amethyst is believed to raise the spirit, soothing us when we are frustrated, irritated and confused. It is said to be a natural tranquilliser, relieves stress, dispels anger, alleviates sadness and grief. It has been noted to help with addictions to alcohol and food. It is believed to reduce headaches, prevent insomnia and nightmares. It is said to have long been used to help with addictions and any kind of overindulging, to develop intuition and assist with psychic development. It can be used to help prevent bruising, swelling, treats hearing issues, headaches and tension, boosts the immune system and metabolism, stabilises psychiatric conditions (do not use for anyone suffering from schizophrenia and or paranoia). It helps with the digestive tract, endocrine system, lungs and skin. Amethyst helps one to calm down so that sleep can begin. Pop a piece under your pillow and notice how much better and longer you sleep. It can also be used to bring on intuitive dreams in more vivid colour.
Approximately 5 cm in height.