Cute and wonderful Smoky Quartz with amazing features for a smoky specimen♥
First he is a tabby, that refers to it's crystal habit or shape, meaning he is flat tablet-shaped.
Then he is a twin point, that is a form of symmetrical intergrowth between two or more adjacent crystals of the same mineral.
Double terminated means it hold natural terminated points on both ends of the crystal. Note that at one end it has two normal points and at the other end it has only one point that has elestial formations.
This kind of crystal is also reffered to as Alligator Quartz or Jacare Quartz because it resembles the skin of an alligator.
It formed in a multitude of pyramid/triangle shapes which can look like stair steps layered on top of each other.
Beautiful smoky colour and clear and an amazing tool for meditation and crystal work.
Note: the smaller point of the twin ones is has a little chip and the bigger one has one little chip on the side of it's point.
Smoky Quartz is a macrocrystalline variety of the mineral Quartz.
Quartz is the most abundant single mineral on earth. It makes up about 12% of the earth's crust, occurring in a wide variety of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks.
A smoky-gray, brown to black variety of quartz that owes its color to gamma irradiation and the presence.
The (German) name Morion is used for black Smoky Quartz.
Smoky quartz shows many different habits and crystallographic forms, but needle-like crystals of smoky color are not known.
Crystals that grew at relatively high temperatures, in particular macromosaic quartz crystals like those found in pegmatites and alpine-type fissures are often evenly colored, whereas crystals from other environments often show a color zonation in the form of multiple phantoms. In scepters and skeleton quartz, the color may be more intense along the edges of the crystal.
Aproximative size: 90x56x17mm
Weight: 141 grams
-In addition to the generic healing properties of Quartz, Smokey Quartz is an excellent grounding stone.
-It gently neutralises negative vibrations and is detoxifying on all levels, prompting elimination of the digestive system and protecting against radiation and electromagnetic smog.
-Smokey Quartz disperses fear, lifts depression and negativity.
-It brings emotional calmness, relieving stress and anxiety.
-Promotes positive thoughts and action, and alleviates suicidal tendencies.
-Dispels nightmares and manifests your dreams.
-Smokey Quartz aids concentration and assists in communication difficulties.
Healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing, not prescription or healthcare information.