Black Agate Clover Smoky Quartz and Pyrite Necklace
Repeating black agate stone clovers filled with pyrite and faceted smoky quartz beads clasped with a toggle. Approx 35"
Known for stabilizing, strengthening and grounding
Agate is a mineral of the Quartz group, and applies to several varieties of banded stone. The word comes from the river Achetes in Sicily, where in ancient times, people found many of these stones. Found to have been used by Egyptians before 3000 B.C., agates have also been used in jewelry in ancient India.
Persistence, confidence, action and creativity
The name comes from the Greek word for fire, because sparks come from hitting two pieces together. Pyrite is also known as ‘fools’ gold’ due to its yellow and metallic appearance. It was used by the ancient Incas as mirrors.
Found mainly in Spain, Italy and Peru, Pyrite removes fear and anxiety, encouraging productivity and health.
Encourages practicality, organization and the manifestation of inspired dreams.
A variety of the quartz family, Smoky Quartz can be shaded dark to light grey and even brown, and is the result of natural irradiation. You can find it in Brazil, Australia, Madagascar, Switzerland and the U.S.A.
Helpful to students and teachers alike, it lends focus and patience. It is felt to ease the process of manifesting advice and information into useful action. Grounding and clearing qualities make Smoky Quartz attractive for new beginnings.