This piece of petrified wood has a beautiful rough exterior, a remembrance of its tree bark, and a lovely polished top. It weighs 46 grams (1.6 oz) and measures 2 1/4" long, 1" wide and 3/4" thick. Ready to enjoy as is or inspire something of your own creation! Petrified Wood forms when logs fall into water, resting there for thousands of years...being transformed into stone by mineral deposits from the water as they replace its internal structure. Many colors can be present depending on what minerals are deposited. It is a stone of transformation, encouraging spiritual evolution. It aids in grounding and gives strength from which to face life with. It has been used to gain insight into the cause of disease and the life lesson that is to be learned from the illness. Also reported to strengthen and align the back and skeletal system. Discover the message this stone has for you...the possibilities are endless.