This raw chunk of apache tears measures 4.8cm long by 4cm wide and 3.5cm deep. The actual "tears" measure 1.2cm and 0.8mm long.
In crystal healing Black Obsidian is seen as providing an instant connection to the Root Chakra, it is a deeply grounding and protecting stone, defending the carrier from psychic attack.
It is also known as the “grief stone” as it is thought to be very helpful for those dealing with the loss of a loved one. If it is held during meditation it can unblock hidden feelings of grief allowing the healing process to start.Read more about the healing properties for Black Obsidian