Healing properties, MANY!! This hand picked Amethyst stone is wire wrapped in a silver copper wire, the strand has all natural amethyst stones and specialty beads that add to the delight of this delicate piece.Amethyst is a violet variety of quartz. The name comes from the Greek word amethystos and methyo which "intoxicate", a reference to the belief that the stone protected its owner from drunkenness. The ancient Greeks wore amethyst and carved drinking vessels from it in the belief that it would prevent intoxication. Common Healing Properties of Amethyst: Protects you against negative energies, Blocks electromagnetic stresses, enhances motivation, relieves energetic causes of insomnia, Enhance memory.The amethyst is a powerful yet delicate semiprecious stone.Amethyst, acrylic, glass, wire, natural amethyst stones. This piece should be kept in-doors away from direct sun light.