Tumbled quartz stone with ingrown rutile needles
Beautiful tumbled stone from Brazil
What is rutile quartz?
Rutile Quartz is a quartz variant with ingrown needles. The quartz can differ in color between clear colorless to gray / brown smoke quartz. The ingrown needles are of the mineral rutile. This is a titanium oxide. What content titanium reacts with oxygen, which causes the needle-shaped crystals.
The rutile can take many different shapes and colors. From golden yellow to dark brown and from thick needles to thin hairs. The pattern is unique in every stone. Rutil Quartz is one of the few minerals that are so much loved by its inclusions. These bright tops are found in Brazil and have absolute A quality.
Rutile Quartz is an energetic mineral that can be used to extract a lot of energy. The stone can help in the decision-making process and is associated with happiness by reducing fears. Furthermore, this mineral provides inner peace and balance.