This Phantom Amethyst piece really has a stunning look; a dark purple center peak that fades into a lighter, cloudy purple around the edge. The center phantom-like coloring in this specimen stands out very well and would one eye-catching addition to a room as decoration, this specimen deserves some spotlight!
Amethyst is a purple variety of the Quartz family of crystals. It is a semiprecious stone, and the birthstone for February. It sits at a 7 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness, and is likely the single most recognized gemstone on the planet. Phantom Amethyst shows an image embedded in the crystal that gives the impression of a crystal within a crystal.
Phantom Amethyst specifically is used extensively in Crystal Grid layouts. Amethyst is a widely used stone, in some cases referred to as an "all-purpose" stone because of how often it is utilized. It is believed to enhance spiritual intuition and possess a high spiritual vibration making it a fantastic meditation aid.