This Lovely Natural Bloodstone Wire wrapped Pendant with metal fittings is approximately 3.5cm from top of the bail. Bloodstone is a powerful healing stone, is believed to teach us courage and dispels confusion and enhances the decision making process. Given its name, in crystal lore Bloodstone is believed to cleanse the blood and stimulate immunity through detoxification and blood flow. It is also thought to have mystical properties through banishing evil and providing direction for positive and negative spiritual energies. This can mean sending negative energies away and directing positive ones inwards. It is said to provide direction through the sounds it makes as a means of guidance. Emotionally, bloodstone is said to help ground heart energy and reduce irritability and impatience being a great aid to keep by when in times of possible conflict.