Joy - Courage - Motivation
Small- approximately .5 inches across
Medium- approximately .75 to 1 inch across
Large- approximately 1 to 1.25 inches across
Carnelian is believed to enhance energy, self-esteem and creativity, as well as helping overcome insomnia. Carnelian has also been believed to help cure insanity and depression.
Carnelian is a variety of chalcedony and is a microcrystalline quartz. Carnelian is formed from the intergrowth of the two silica minerals, quartz and morganite. This stone gets its beautiful vibrant red color from inclusions of iron oxide. Carnelian can mostly be found in India, Brazil, Siberia and Germany.
Chemical formula: SiO₂
***NOTE TO BUYER***
This is a "random selection" listing. You will NOT receive the exact item photographed in the listing, but one that is very similar. However, due to unique nature of each mineral the size, shape and color may vary slightly.