Rough Black Tourmaline
Tourmaline is a shamanic stone, providing protection during ritual work. Renowned as the gem of sensitive poets and creative artists. It was said that Shakespeare even had a small collection of tourmaline jewelry to help him overcome writer's block. Tourmaline is believed to inspire creativity and was used extensively as a talisman by artists and writers from the Renaissance through the Victorian Age.
The Tourmaline mineral group is a complex silicate of aluminum and boron. Its composition varies widely with sodium, calcium, iron, magnesium, lithium and other elements. Tourmaline occurs as long slender to thick prismatic and columnar crystals. Tourmaline has a wide variety of colors, black to bluish black, deep brown, yellow, blue, green, red and pink.
Affirmation: I am protected from all negativity
- Each Tourmaline piece may vary slightly in color and shape. We do not edit our photos to remove blemishes and or enhance color, these are natural minerals and each one is beautifully unique.
- Approximate measurements: .75" x 2"