Goldstone is a type of glittering glass made in a low-oxygen reducing atmosphere.
Another common name for the material is aventurine glass, based on the original Italian name avventurina (from avventura, "adventure" or "chance") or "Monk's gold" or "Monkstone" from its associations with an unnamed monastic order.
The original manufacturing process for goldstone was invented in seventeenth-century Venice by the Miotti family, which was granted an exclusive license by the Doge, Legend says Goldstone was an accidental discovery by Italian monks or the product of alchemy,
Known as the Stone of Ambition, Goldstone can help you achieve your goals with persistence and determination.
Goldstone is associated with abundance, good luck, and games of chance. It is recommended for ambition, confidence, and evaluating risk. Also safe travel, trip planning, and enjoying life.
Goldstone can be used for energy work, physical vitality, and to charge other minerals.
Each of the spangles in goldstone is a microscopic copper crystal that formed as the glass cooled. Goldstone shares the metal's metaphysical properties: attracting abundance, harmonizing relationships, and creativity. Because copper is a good conductor of electricity, it is a popular tool to direct spiritual energy.