Large Smoky Quartz Flame, measuring 9.3cm tall
This ‘Large Smoky Quartz Flame’ measures 9.3cm high, and is bright and clear. Being large and chunky makes this Smoky Quartz Flame incredibly tactile. The flame shape represents fire, and the smoky look of this beautiful crystal gives the appearance of a whisp of smoke.
Smoky Quartz is a clear quartz stone, its colour can be anything from a subtle brown or grey, to almost black. This is a crystal with a long association with the Celts, and also the Druids. They regard Smoky Quartz as sacred. In Scotland Smoky Quartz is often referred to as ‘Morion‘. A semi-precious stone found in the Cairngorm Mountains. This is the national stone of Scotland. The morion is a stone you often see in kilt pins and is also seen in the handle of the ceremonial dirk. In the past, the superstitious would place a Smoky Quartz crystal by the entrance to a house. This was to prevent drifting spirits from entering. The ancient Egyptians and Romans also regarded this as an important stone.
Metaphysically, this stone is a superb antidote to stress. Smoky Quartz, has a strong protective energy. A stone that can help dispel guilt, fear and also anger. This is a stone that can calm masculine energy, and assist communication difficulties. This is a powerful stone and one used extensively for crystal healing, shamanic rituals and also meditation.