The use of Amazonite dates back to ancient times. It was incorporated into jewelry because of its dazzling blue-green color. Amazonite was also a sought-after stone that was used to decorate the lavish and opulent tombs of Egyptian emperors. The famous gold mask of Tutankhamen was decorated with Amazonite. Egyptians believed that its blue color brought the energy of tropical waters to the sacred pyramids. Native Americans used Amazonite in their carvings and jewelry because of its hardness which made is easier to carve it into different shapes for rings, pendants, and earrings. There was a common belief among the many cultures that used Amazonite that is was a stone of good luck and good fortune.
Amazonite is an extremely SOOTHING STONE. It calms the brain and nervous system and balances energy. Amazonite helps to see all points of view, assisting with alleviating fear and worry and soothing emotional trauma. Amazonite heals and opens both the heart and throat chakras, enhancing loving communication. It is beneficial for osteoporosis, tooth decay, calcium deficiency and calcium deposits, and balancing the metabolic deficiencies that create these conditions.
Measurements are approximate. Sizes, Shapes, and Colors vary by stone.