Beautiful part polished rose quartz mineral resembling the shape of a candle. A variety of quartz which is often cut and polished into beads and gemstones, it's also extremely popular for use in crystal healing where it's considered to be a stone of unconditional love and infinite peace. When placed close to the bed, rose quartz is said to draw love towards you and it can help support an existing relationship. A romantic stone which restores trust and harmony, it's the finest emotional healer and is excellent for trauma or a crisis.
Shades of colour in rose quartz can vary from bright to pale pink and hues of lavender or orange can also sometimes be visible. It tends to be a cloudy mineral so when cut as a gemstone, it's usually a cabochon. The exact source of its pink colour has been debated for hundreds of years and whilst many believe it is due to impurities of iron, titanium and possibly manganese, this has never been confirmed. One thing that is known is that the pink colour of rose quartz is sensitive to light and may fade over time so ornamental pieces in particular, should always be kept well away from bright sunlight.
This part polished rose quartz mineral would make a wonderful gift for a loved one or someone very special.
Weight (grams): 220
Size (cms): 7.9 x 4.8 x 5.1