Origin: Australia, China, France
Lore: This pale green stone has the distinction of being the first mineral named after a person. In the early 18th century, Dutch mineralogist Colonel Hendrik Von Prehn discovered it within Jurassic volcanic rock on the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
Mystical: Phrenite is a very protective stone on all levels. It strengthens the life force and generally increases and stimulates energy. It aids spirit communication through meditation or visualization, out-of-body travel, and is a powerful dream stone. Phrenite is also known as a stone of prophesy which stimulates inner knowledge. The color and unusual touch generate serenity and tranquility.