Carnelian is also called as cornelian. The ancient Egyptian carried this stone to help them rejuvenate their energy. This stone was placed in the tombs of the pharaohs and the nobles as 'magic armor'. The color of carnelian varies from deep red to lighter shades. The best quality of carnelian comes from India. The mystical properties of this stone include concentration and understanding of the inner self. Carnelian is used to reduce the abdominal pain in women and also helps in creation of new bleed cells. The keywords associated with carnelian include peace, protection and courage. This stone is worn by people who are born under the sun signs Aries, Gemini, Taurus and Virgo.
16 inch stran of Dark Carnelian beads. Each faceted oval shape bead is approximately 8x10mm.