Apache Tears are a type of black obsidian, which is a natural glass created by the rapid cooling of lava. Apache Tears were first discovered in the Apache tribal lands of Arizona and New Mexico.
The Apache people believe that these stones have special powers and that they can protect their wearer from harm. Apache Tears are often used in crystal healing and are said to be helpful for easing grief and emotional pain. These crystals are also believed to promote strength and courage. Apache Tears are found in a variety of colors, but the most popular are the black stones.
Apache Tears are typically small, with a smooth, rounded surface. They are commonly used in jewelry and as decorative objects. Apache Tears make beautiful gifts and can be found for sale online or at specialty stores.