Huge Citrine crystals pop out of this stand-up partial geode. The crystals have grown up to a whopping 1-1/2 inches in width and have gorgeous coloration, getting a darker orange tone toward each crystal termination. The highly polished and smooth curved edges show beautiful internal fractures of quartz. The back has been left in its natural rough state. The specimen has been cut with a flat base for easy display.
Measurements: ~ 10" wide x 6" deep x 12" tall
Location: Brazil, South America
From the Latin word "citrus / citron tree", Citrine is a variety of Quartz which is composed of silica (SiO2) and forms an important part of most igneous rocks. Quartz occurs in crystalline masses, and when conditions permit, it forms hexagonal crystals.
Metaphysically, Citrine is one of the only minerals that not only promotes clarity of the mind, but also aids in success and prosperity, particularly in business. Citrine is also said to be helpful in repelling a wide variety of negative energies.