Large Rose Quartz Display Piece 1.38 Kilos
This is a Large Rose Quartz Display Piece, and has excellent strong translucent pink colouring. This is an excellent example of this beautiful mineral in its natural state. It has come from Madagascar, a source of consistently high grade material. This would make a superb addition to any mineral collection. Rose Quartz is just one of numerous different forms of Quartz. Others include, amethyst, citrine, jasper and also chalcedony. The pink colouring in Rose Quartz is due to the presence of the minerals titanium, iron or manganese. In the 1880’s they discovered that quartz has what are known as, ‘piezoelectric properties’. Quartz crystals still play an important role in our everyday life. They are used in everything from wrist watches, to the electronics industry. Rose Quartz is produced in a number of countries. These include, India, Brazil, South Africa and also Madagascar.
Metaphysically, this is the stone of love & devotion. Rose Quartz is the most important stone for the heart chakra. Rose Quartz is referred to as the ‘love stone’ or ‘the stone of universal love’. It is said to relieve stress and anger, replacing them with love and hope. It is also known for its feminine energy a stone of tenderness, compassion and healing.
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