Natural Smoky Quartz
Smoky topaz is another name given to smoky quartz. Smoky topaz is made of silicon dioxide.
Smoky topaz resembles clear quartz in every manner except color. As the name suggests, smoky topaz has a smokiness to it. Shades can range from light tan to dark chocolate, although the stone is somewhat transparent
COLOR: Smoky quartz is variable from brown to black and sometimes smoky grey.
ORIGIN: Bolivia, Brazil, Myanmar, Kenya, Madagascar, Africa, SriLanka, UK, USA
CHEMICAL COMPOSITION: SiO2(Silicate)
CUT: Round, Oval, Pear, Square, Emerald, Marquise, Trillion, Heart, Baguette
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: 3.9 – 4.3
REFRACTIVE INDEX: 1.54-1.55
FORMATION: Smoky quartz is usually found in intrusive igneous and certain high grade metamorphic rocks, like granite and orthogenesis, as these contain traces of radioactive elements whose radiation cause the coloration.
BIRTHSTONE: Natural Smoky Quartz is the traditional birthstone for November.
UNUSUAL PROPERTIES: Smoky quartz is a very protective and grounding stone. It brings physical and psychic protection. It is also an excellent stone for protection from negative energy, as It removes negativity and negative energy of any kind and transforms them to positive energy. smoky quartz is excellent for elevating moods, overcoming negative emotions, and relieving depression. Smoky quartz relieves stress, fear, jealousy, anger and other negative emotions by transforming them into positive energies. It is a helpful stone for enhancing and encouraging courage and inner strength.
TREATMENT: The characteristic color of smoky quartz occurs in nature when rock crystal quartz is exposed to natural radiation from radioactive elements or adjacent radioactive rocks over long periods of time. The process by which this occurs is not completely understood; although it is known that exposure of transparent quartz to radiation can alter the oxidation states of impurities in the quartz structure resulting in the characteristic colors of smoky quartz.
USAGE: Rings, Pendants, Bracelets, Beads jewellery and any other jewellery
WHAT WE SUPPLY: Best quality Natural Smoky Quartz in above mentioned Cut in different sizes.