Oval Black Tourmalated Quartz cabochon measures 18.4mm by 27.2mm. Also called black tourmalinated quartz.
Black Tourmaline meaning:
The name tourmaline comes from a word in Singhalese (Northern India and Sri Lanka), tourmalli or turmali, which translates into multi colored stones. Makes sense when you consider all the different colors that tourmaline forms in: black, white, red, pink, green and blue.
Black Tourmaline Quartz metaphysical properties:
This is the crystal for those who have chosen to live a life that is of service to others. So, a great gift for a caretaker, a therapist, a teacher, housekeeper, nanny, health care provider, veterinarian or personal fitness coach.
It vibes with those who easily offer a shoulder to cry on. Also those who are working hard to establish higher ideals. Those who desire justice and who are passionate in standing up for what they believe in.
The combination of black tourmaline and quartz is still gentle and inclined towards living a romantic life. This crystal encourages greater use of one's imagination, inherent poetic expression, and tendency to inspire others through the arts.
Black Tourmalinated Quartz is a crystal of longevity, vitality, fulfillment and loving relationships ... a life of service well rewarded.