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Strawberry Quartz Gemstone Chip Bracelet

Product no.: QFA.0BBH
3.00 *
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Strawberry Quartz Chip Silver Hook Earring

Product no.: QFR.0PPH

Strawberry quartz chip type earrings with silver hook, hippie style.

6.00 *
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QFR.0BRHL

Product no.: QFR.0BRHL
10.00 *
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1BT.QRO.3e

Product no.: 1BT.QRO.3e
3.00 *
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1EHM.QRO0

Product no.: 1EHM.QRO0
4.00 *
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1EFO.QRO

Product no.: 1EFO.QRO
10.00 *
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1EJ.QRO4030

Product no.: 1EJ.QRO4030
8.00 *

1EPPM.QRO10

Product no.: 1EPPM.QRO10
10.00 *

1EI.QRO04

Product no.: 1EI.QRO04
45.00 *
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STRAWBERRY QUARTZ

ETYMOLOGY: QUARTZ = comes from the Greek word "kristallos" meaning ice and "Hard" in Slavic. STRAWBERRY = the color of the mineral.

CRYSTAL SYSTEM: Trigonal.

PRINCIPLE OF FORMATION: Primary.

CLASS MINERAL: Oxides, quartz group.

MINERAL ELEMENTS CHEMICAL FORMULA: Sio2 +(FeO (OH)) +  (FeO (OH)  nH2O)  + (Fe2O3).

HARDNESS: 7 on the Mohs scale.

FIELDS:  Kazakhstan, Russia, Brazil.

 


MINERALOGY: The strawberry quartz is one of the rarest specimens of this type of ore, gets its color from inclusions of various forms of iron oxide. There are four different iron oxides, but chemically related that can be found in quartz. They include lepidocrocite (FeO (OH)), goethite (also FeO (OH), but a different crystalline structure), limonite (FeO (OH) nH2O) and hematite (Fe2O3).

 

MYTHOLOGY: The strawberry quartz is also known as quartz "red fire". Some examples have very fine inclusions that are visible only under magnification, showing the color more or less uniform strawberry. Other inclusions are clearly visible and can appear as transparent quartz with red needles, flakes or scales.

 

 

PROPERTIES: The strawberry quartz helps you live happily conscious moments, bringing humor into every situation, reduces restrictions we impose self and gives us a more positive view, enhances self-esteem and reduces anxiety, provides a more objective perspective. This stone brings joy and happiness to our lives.


CHAKRAS: Heart.

ZODIAC SIGN: Aries.

USES: Jewellery, meditation.