Green Onyx is often mistaken for Emerald and Jade but differs in formation and structure. It is formed through the layering of Chalcedony and Quartz in a cryptocrystalline formation, whereas Emerald for example, is a Beryl formation. This stone has a hardness of 6.5-7, similarly to most other forms of Onyx. The color of Green Onyx is a rich, deep green and it is primarily found in Brazil, India, Madagascar, Mexico, Peru, and USA.
Green Onyx carries with it the primary properties of all forms of Onyx which are known for strength, willpower, and discipline. The green varieties stimulate these traits directly from the heart. This beautiful Green Onyx would make a great gift or addition to your own collection.
Measurements are approximately: This Onyx palm stone is 2 inches long and is 1.5 inches in width.