A Uruguayan amethyst pine flower formation, with amethyst points wrapped around its matrix - (this one has calcite growing in the middle) - though i think they look like little cute hedgehogs!
Amethyst is said to be a powerful and protective stone. It guards against psychic attack, transmuting the energy into love and protecting the wearer from all types of harm, including geopathic or electromagnetic stress and ill wishes from others. Amethyst is thought to be a natural tranquilizer, it relieves stress and strain, soothes irritability, balances mood swings, dispels anger, rage, fear and anxiety. Alleviates sadness and grief, and dissolves negativity. Amethyst activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and enhances psychic abilities