Nephrite jade is one of two different mineral species called jade. The other, jadeite which is much rarer may contain a wider variety of hues. Nephrite jade is mainly composed of grays and greens and occasionally yellows, whites and browns. Nephrite also has a number of other synonyms and varieties that often refer to the location it comes from including: BC jade, Canadian jade, Lushan jade, beilstein, kidney stone, lapis nephriticus, nephrit and spinach jade.
Jade is a stone with a long history. Ancient Chinese symbolized it with courage, wisdom, justice and mercy. The soothing green colour of jade makes it a wonderful healing stone, which increases fertility and longevity. It is an emotional balancer that gives the feeling of peace, steadiness and nurturing.
These contemporary home decor accents from Brazil make a statement in any room. Each natural polished rock is truly unique in size, texture, and colour. These bookends have been dyed purple to highlight the natural beauty of the stone. Agate is also known as chalcedony quartz and comes in many colours and varieties. It is used to harmonize Yin and Yang, help build self-confidence, enhance mental function and strengthen the body/mind.
Agate is a good protective energy stone, and also helps the body's connection to the earth. It is considered a good luck stone, and enhances creativity and stimulates the intellect.
When lit from behind, the beauty of an agate slice is enhanced. Each slice has beed uniquely dyed to highlight the natural formations in the agate. Place these on a display stand in the window or on our tealight holder to make the agate glow. The pewter icon makes this a wonderful souvenir or gift for all ages.
Bears are known for everything from being cuddly and playful to stoic and strong. In the spirit kingdom the bear is emblematic of grounding forces and strength. All in all, the bear is a magnificent creature to be respected.
Agate slices come in an assortment of colours. Each slice is truly unique, the size and shape are decided by mother nature.
Range 6.25 x 6.25 to 10 cm x 10 cm
Colour range: pink, purple, blue, orange, green, brown, red