Smoky Quartz is a brown/grey translucent member of the Quartz family. It sits at a 7 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness like the rest of the Quartz family. Interestingly enough, it's unique color comes from the stone being naturally irradiated.
This piece is a specimen of Smoky Quartz that shows a huge amount of color variation from the base which is a light, translucent brown/grey to the peak crystals that are a translucent black. The crystals at the top show great crystal faces and formation. This specimen would be an outstanding piece for display just about anywhere, from your office to your bookshelf!
Smoky Quartz is thought to be a protective stone that is also a great stress reliever. It is believed to help with fear, depression, and difficulties communicating. Smoky Quartz is also thought to enhance virility and clear the base chakra.
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