Goldstone in its current form, is a mineral that has been created artificially. The Alchemist priests were the first to manufacture it. It was a secret formula that they used to make gifts to gods and kings, thus seeking for their favor. Its chemical composition is silicon dioxide (in this case, man made glass) by injecting powdered metal bronze in it. During the Victorian era people called Goldstone, chrysoberyl. In antiquity, they meant the mineral olivine and peridot (Chrysolite that means goldstone). The olivine and the transparent quality of peridot have colors in shades of green. The name Goldstone probably came because people believed that this stone contained gold. Before about 100 years, glassmakers from Murano island, constructed a quality glass, which contains copper filings, has a brown color, and displays the iridescence of aventurine. This glass is called Goldstone, which is still popular today. It has a hardness of 7 on the Mohs scale. Υou will find Goldstone in orange-brown and dark night blue colourings. It is the only one of the technical gems that due to its chemical composition, energy properties are imparted to it.
Goldstone according to tradition is said to be the stone of ambition. It builds energy, courage and a positive attitude. Increases drive and confidence. A gently uplifting stone, goldstone promotes vitality. It protects against envy, misfortune, depression, emotional disorders and blocked energy.
Zodiac: Gemini, Libra, Aquarius.