Serpentine Stone Egg
This pretty translucent green Serpentine egg is 2 inches or 51 mm in height.
The material comes from China and the Chinese like to call it New Jade.
It has internal flaws and inclusions.
Serpentine is a metamorphic rock that was formed when water from magmas metamorphosed previous igneous or sedimentary rocks.
Serpentine is said to owe its name either to its serpent-like colors and patterns or from an old belief that the stones were effective protection from snake bites.
Metaphysical Properties of Serpentine: Serpentine is soothing to the emotional body, allowing one to release fear of change or hardship and to look forward to the future with expectation and excitement.