Red Aventurine is a type of Quartz that is characterized by brilliant inclusions of Mica or other minerals that give the stone a glistening or shimmering effect.
The name Aventurine is from the Italian a ventura, or all’avventura, which means ‘by chance’, and this pertains to the Italian glass produced by accident when metal filings were dropped in a vat of metal glass.
Once it cooled down, it resulted in a stone with iridescent sparkles.
The red color in Red Aventurine is caused by Goethite or Hematite inclusions.
Red Aventurine gemstones amplify energy, these red gems revitalize and renew. They encourage you to take on challenges that will boost confidence and will power. Place this Red Aventurine wishing stone in a location that can be seen throughout the day. This red tumbled gemstone is 1.5” and can be carried or placed anywhere. It inspires creativity, passion, determination, and personal drive.
Approx. size - 1.25"