SIZE: 15x20mm (approx.)
DRILLED: Vertical, head to feet
STONE: Green Aventurine, (Natural)
SHAPE: Griffin, Gryphon, Griffon **RARE!**
PACKAGE: 1 Bead
AVENTURINE: is a translucent to opaque variety of Quartz, distinguishable by its inclusions of shiny minerals that give the stone a sparkling effect known as 'aventurescence'. It derives its name from the Italian term "a ventura," which means "by chance". Aventurine ranges in color from green, peach, brown, blue and a creamy green.
Green Aventurine is the star sign for Libra and the planetary stone of Taurus. Legends say that it is an all-purpose healer, used to reduce stress, develop confidence, imagination and improve prosperity. A story from ancient Tibet says that Aventurine was used to improve near-sightedness and to increase the wearer's creativity. Many believe that Aventurine has the capacity to calm a troubled spirit and bring about inner peace.
Courage, Strength, Intelligence & Leadership
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*Information regarding gemstone lore and metaphysical properties has been compiled from various sources and is for entertainment purposes only. No claims or promises are expressed or implied.*