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Physical Properties

Color Reddish Orange
Hardness 6.5-7.0
Specific Gravity 2.65
Refractive index 1.55 - 1.54

Overview:  The name Carnelian, which is derived from Carne, Latin for flesh, may be related to its color, which is similar the color of flesh. Carnelian is frequently known as a stone of great spirituality.Carnelian is composed of Silicon Dioxide, Sio2, and gets its red color from Hematite impurities.Carnelian was one of the most treasured stones of both the Greeks and Romans, who used it in signet rings and carvings. Carnelian is a variety of chalcedony and is a micro-crystalline quartz. It appears in a vibrant range of fire-orange reds to brown-reds and has a dull, waxy luster.Carnelian was once thought to still the blood and calm the temper.The best Carnelian is from India, which is where our stones originate

Healing Power:  It has been said to be a healing gem with a wondrous capacity for mental and physical healing properties.Carnelian can assist in getting the mind out of mental ruts and back on track for success. It bolsters ambition and drive and reminds the wearer of the futures goals, hence becoming a powerful tool in major decision-making. Allows you to take control of your life and make decisions. It brings energy and fire, enhancing physical energy and personal power and invoking joy, laughter and warmth as it opens the heart.Provides a sense of history and a connection to past experiences.

Legend:  Carnelian was said to bring luck, protection and comfort in the 1700's.In the 1800's, Carnelian was said to help those who needed courage to speak.Mohammed, Napoleon I, and Napoleon III wore carnelian.

Occurence:  Carnelian is found in India, Brazil and Uruguay.

Color:  Carnelian is found in flesh-color to reddish brown to a uniform red.

Care:  Normal Care

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