Natural Amazonite no.332
Amazonite from Lac Saint-Jean is sought after for its exceptional color, which lies between green and blue.
It belongs to the group of Feldspars, it is in fact a variety of microclines. It has a hardness of 6 on the Mohs scale.
Its name originates from the Amazon River. The natives used it as an amulet, but they later discovered that it was green jade.
About 800 million years ago.
Provenance from Saguenay Lac Saint-Jean (Quebec) Saint-Ludger-de-Milot site
Dimension: 7 cm x 3.5 cm x 3 cm
Weight: 156 grams
Amazonite brings tenderness and offers a great feeling of happiness, it dispels sadness. It helps to take our destiny in hand.