Legend - Howlite gets its name from the gentleman that discovered it - Henry How. The 19th century geologist originally located the stone in Nova Scotia. Also incorrectly referred to as White Turquoise, American Turquoise or White Jasper.
Properties - Said to be the stone of memory, knowledge and progress, and to encourage reasoning, observation, discernment, patience and tact. It also is believed to eliminate pain, stress and anger.
Description - Howlite is naturally white with the occasional gray patch and black spider-web markings, these are natural Howlite beads. These were difficult to photograph but are white.