This amethyst skull has been carved in a unique shape. It is an amethyst point at the top and a bit wide at the base! The amethyst is a pastel purple. It sits so nicely in the palm of your hands! Great for meditating with or carrying in one's pocket/handbag. This crystal skull measures 1-1/2" x 1-1/2" x 1". More traditionally speaking, amethyst activates spiritual awareness, opens intuition and enhances psychic abilities. It has strong healing and cleansing powers. Amethyst encourages sobriety. It calms and stimulates the mind, helping you become more focused, enhancing memory and improving motivation. Amethyst assists in remembering and understanding dreams. It encourages selflessness and spiritual wisdom. Amethyst is also powerful and protective stone. It transmutes negative energy into love and peace. Amethyst is a natural tranquiliser, it relieves stress and strain because it dissolves negativity.