Colour: Yellow-white, purplish patches.

Found in: India, Italy.

For Howard J. Winch, British geologist, Geological Survey of India, who discovered of the mineral.

A good stone to bring patience, and learning of life’s lessons.

Health: said to help problems of the immune system, and aids digestion when held against the stomach. Claimed to be helpful with the joints and teeth.


Hall J (2013): Crystal Bible 3.

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