This is a rare, gemmy Chrome Diopside polished Egg. This stunning piece has many sections of gem quality Chrome Diopside. When you see the dark sections that look almost black, this is actually sections of gem! There are no fracture planes that cause the green color to show more vividly. For example, if this dark sections were to be "cut out" of the egg, they could potentially yield faceted gems. Of course you would not want to cut into the egg for this, but it hopefully helps paint a picture of the gem sections. Chrome Diopside is a brilliant green stone that is a variety of Diopside. When held in the hand, this egg is larger then the normal egg purchased at the grocery store. It could be used in any healing modality or just enjoyed for its beauty. Location: Russia, Jakut-Sacha Aldan, Jnagly. Dimensions: 2.37"x1.70"x1.70", 192.4 grams. Sku: 18F112.
Diopside stimulates the intellect and provides assistance in math, and analytical pursuits. It enhances academic learning, and couples the practical side of one’s nature to both the sciences and the arts. It helps wield pride objectively, providing for humility and respect of the superior exhibition of intelligence. It allows one to realize that the strength of the opposition is less than that which is in oneself. Helps calm pets.