A stone with a powerful name, the bloodstone is a combination of chalcedony and jasper. It is said that bloodstone grants protection, aids in decision-making, brings clarity, bestows courage and wisdom, clears the space of negativity, grounds one in the present moment, helps act with courage, calms the emotional body. Great for jewelry, medicine or amulet bags, or carry with you. This stunning sphere measures 27mm in diameter. Quantities listed are all I have, and I won't be getting more. The sphere you see in the photos is the actual stone you will receive. Stand not included.