Small Citrine Crystal Point, the alternative birthstone for November
This is a beautifully clear Citrine crystal point, with lovely colour and clarity. It has been hand-cut and polished, with the beautiful, subtle colours of a fine chardonnay wine. Citrine is a beautiful clear form of of the mineral Quartz. Colours range from pale yellow to golden yellow, and orange, verging on brown. The name ‘Citrine’ derives from the French word citron, which means lemon. This is another of those semi-precious stones, that has been used for thousands of years. It is an alternative birthstone for November. It is a stone sometimes confused with Topaz, the other November Birthstone. These days Brazil is the main source of Citrine but is also comes from Africa, the USA and also from Madagascar.
Metaphysically, A stone long associated with the warmth of the sun. A stone that attracts love and happiness. It is also a stone that can revitalise the mind, and energise the body. This is a crystal with the ability to cleanse the chakras, and is itself self cleansing. It is a stone of abundance and good fortune. Additionally it is a crystal that can release negative traits, phobias, and also fears.