Obsidian Gold Sheen Sphere XS3
Gold Sheen Obsidian is a lustrous black gemstone with a lovely gold iridescence. Naturally formed from volcanic glass, Obsidian is present where lava enters the water and around the edges of a volcanic dome or lava flow.
Because of light-reflecting inclusions within the stone, Obsidian may have an iridescent or metallic sheen. These lovely stones can are ideal for jewelry.
An Obsidian is an igneous rock that forms above the Earth’s crust as molten rock rapidly cools. The end product is flawless, uniform volcanic glass. Used by ancient civilizations to produce weapons for war and cutting tools, daily use, jewelry and ceremonial objects.
Obsidian was also commonly a defensive stone that shields from negative energies. Because of its sharpness, the stone can pierce the shadows and expose the truth. Mayan prophets used polished Obsidian as “mirrors” for scrying; it was their way of foretelling the future. Obsidian is a birthstone for Sagittarians.