A form of microcrystalline Quartz and a member of the Chalcedony family. It naturally occurs in a wide variety of patterns and colors. The swirling patterns of the stone sometimes form in an orbicular pattern, reminiscent of the circular designs at the tops of peacock feathers.
Butterflies are deep and powerful representations of life. Many cultures associate the butterfly with our souls. Around the world, people view the butterfly as representing endurance, change, hope, and life. (credit gardenswithwings.com)