Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say that Rutilated Quartz can act as an energizer when one is fatigued, and that it promotes clarity of thought and enhanced insight. It is also said to repel negative energies and to rid one of unwanted interference. It has been recommended for stabilizing emotions, relationships & mental processes.
Rutilated Quartz is a gemstone composed of clear quartz with inclusions of titanium oxide, or rutile. Its hardness is 7, and the greatest abundance of gem-grade specimens are found in Brazil.