6.5" Tall PAKISTANI ONYX OBELISK - BEAUTIFUL PATTERNS!!

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  • Item Category: Natural History
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 16, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

6.5" TALL PAKISTANI ONYX OBELISK-BEAUTIFUL PATTERNS!!!

Size:

6.5" Tall

Weight:

9.8 Ounces

Onyx is strength giving. It provides support in difficult or confusing circumstances and during times of enormous mental or physical stress, centering your energy. This stone promotes vigor, steadfastness, and stamina.

True onyx is a fine-grained siliceous gemstone, but the term has been used for calcareous marble-like layered sediments, technically termed travertine. This onyx is typically deposited from solutions in ground and surface waters, often in caves. The often colorful and banded surfaces, when polished, are sought after for their beauty.

The Onyx Obelisk pictured is the exact specimen you will receive. Unique and gorgeous colors of red, rust, ivory, gold and green alternate in this breathtakingly carved Pakistani Onyx Obelisk. Since the items are carved from natural stone, no two Obelisks are alike. This Pakistani Onyx Obelisk would make a great gift or an excellent addition to any collection!

Please be aware items are carved from crystals and minerals and may show natural imperfections from the stones themselves such as cracks, inclusions, lines, etc. These are often part of the stones themselves and also may occur during the carving and polishing process. Some
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