It is a glassy, translucent stone, it is an orange-coloured variety of Chalcedony, a mineral of the Quartz family.
Its colour varies from pale pinkish-orange to a deep rusty brown, though it is most known for its brilliant orange and red-orange crystals is a stabilising crystal, perfect for anchoring in the present.
It’s high energy helps restore lost vitality and motivation and stimulates creativity for new pursuits.
It improves concentration and removes extraneous thoughts in daydreamers, and during meditation.
This stone also protects against envy, rage, and resentment – yours, or from others, and encourages a love of life.
It is useful for overcoming abuse of any kind, helping you to trust yourself and your perceptions.