Septarian ~ A protective stone, providing both grounding and shielding of the physical, mental and emotional body. This stone helps to harmonize emotions and intellect with the higher mind. Used to enhance and nurture communication within a group, a useful tool for public speaking. Also used to assist with a deeper communication with Mother Earth. Need Raw Septarian? Shop Now! https://www.gypsyherbshop.com/shop/crystals/raw-crystals/raw-septarian/
Septarian (also known as Dragonstone) gets its name from the Latin word "saeptum", which means a small wall or enclosure. The mineral-filled cracks that divide the walls of the septarian concretion give this stone a distinctive appearance.
Petoskey isn't the only stone on the beach, and the Lake Michigan shoreline from South Haven to St. Joseph offers wonderful stones for rock collectors. Here are the names of some of those commonly found on Southwest Michigan beaches. Thanks to Patti Oakland of Seaswept Designs in Kalamazoo for identifying the stones and sharing her collections.
Dragon Septarian Stone Geode Crystal Skull Sculpture