This charming mini amethyst heart is mounted on a custom-made wrought iron stand for an easy, sleek display. Makes the perfect accent for a desk, book case, shelf, or anywhere in your home or office that needs a touch of sparkle! Wrought iron stand is non-removable.
Color: Dark purple with small areas of white or clear quartz possible. Black wrought iron stand.
Dimensions: Heart (excluding stand) approx. 2" tall x 2.5" wide
Heart (including stand) approx. 3.25" tall x 2.5" wide
Mineralogy: Amethyst is a type of Quartz (silicon dioxide), one of the most abundant minerals in earth's crust. It occurs in a wide variety of igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks. Quartz varieties are commonly separated into two groups based on the size of the individual grains or crystals -- microcrystalline quartz, in which individual crystals are distinguishable with the naked eye, and cryptocrystalline quartz, in which the individual crystals are too small to be easily distinguishable under the light microscope. Amethyst is the purple variety of quartz, getting its hue from gamma-irradiation of trace amounts of iron in its structure.
Metaphysical Properties: Amethyst is a stone that helps one step into a spiritual path. It is a very relaxing stone that helps one overcome anxiety, stress and depression as it helps one see their true purpose and highest potential in this life time. It is excellent to use in a space as it helps maintain calm energy that serves a higher good. It is one the most important crystals for those new to beginners.
As with all of Mother Nature's creations, appearance will vary, but the item you receive will be similar in quality to the photos above.