SLICE of BANDED CARNELIAN 6.6 x 6.0 cms 38.6 gms - drilled for pendant - blood
You will receive the actual slice of banded Carnelian in the photographs and this measures app. 6.6 x 6.0 x 0.5 cms and weighs app. 38.6 gms. This polished slice has a drilled hole for turning into a pendant.
In ancient Egyptian magic Carnelians were used as protection for both the living and the dead. One Carnelian amulet was the eye of Horus which is still believed in parts of the Middle East to offer protection against the evil eye. A stone of both fertility and male potency, many believe that Carnelian can relieve PMS / PMT and menopausal symptoms and help to overcome sexual anxieties. It relieves addictions, especially those centered on food and linked to low self-esteem. Many believe that is also alleviates arthritis.