Smoky Quartz Bearded Dragon


Smoky Quartz Bearded Dragon (Morion Quartz) 

Size; (of Base) 7cm x 4.5cm total height 5.5cm

Weight; 184gm.  Ref No 3520



Smoky Quartz Bearded Dragon (Morion Quartz) 

This unique carved Smoky Quartz Bearded Dragon measures 8cm. It is been intricately carved from a solid piece of Smoky Quartz Crystal. This is a very hard and challenging material to work with, making this carving all the more impressive. The bearded dragon is basking on a rock carved from natural, pale Smoky Quartz.

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.

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