Amethyst Ornamental Egg
A lovely piece of amethyst carved into an egg, measures approx 5cms x 4cms, comes in a gift pouch.
€1 coin is for size comparison only.
Amethyst is one of several forms of quartz, a semi precious stone and is the traditional birthstone for February. Amethysts are claimed to have a meditative and calming effect promoting balance, and peace. ...
The Ancient Greeks wore amethyst and carved drinking vessels from it in the belief that it would prevent intoxication. (Always worth a try I suppose).