Amazonite is a gem variety of microcline feldspar and is usually polished as a cabochon. Due to its inclusion, Amazonite displays a schiller or a bronzy iridescence.
The name was obtained from the Amazon River and the lush jungle region surrounding it where the original “green stones” were discovered. The stone is considered to be a powerful talisman of healing and prosperity.
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Its colour ranges from light green to blue-green to blue-green and is caused by a small quantity of lead impurity within the microcline. It sometimes has white, grey or yellow portions, and can be luminous to opaque.
Amazonite has a glass-like luster. When refined, it resembles a spider-webbed marble and display a pearly iridescence all throughout. It has a Mohs hardness rating of 6 to 6.5.
Amazonite aligns astral bodies, enhances creative expression, and improves self-worth. It is known as a soothing stone that offers confidence and heals the throat chakra.
It also aids in balancing feminine and masculine energies so its user can utilize them in the most positive manner. Amazonite is thought to harmonize the yin and yang energies.