In the past amazonite came mostly from Miyask in the Ilmen Mountains close to Chelyabinsk in Russia but more recently has also been found in Colorado and a few other locations in the United States. It can also be found in Madagascar. Only blue green varieties of microcline can accurately be referred to as amazonite.
Although this colourful stone took its name from the Amazon River in Brazil, it's not actually found there. It's believed amazonite was mixed up with another stone that was found around the same time in that location.
Our amazonite tumbled stones are size medium but weights and sizes do vary slightly from piece to piece.
Empathic warriors are stones which have sustained some kind of damage, usually a chip or fracture. With rocks and minerals having evolved over millions of years we do not believe in throwing them away. These pieces are available to buy at a significantly reduced price. Empathic warriors are not always available. More information can be found in our article on empathic warrior crystals.