The traditional metaphysical properties of chalcedony appear to originate with Native American’s , who revered the stone as sacred, using it in their tribal ceremonies.

Some of the rarer color hues of the stone are believed to promote emotional balance and clarity among other things; most likely due to their rarity and the simple pride of ownership. Throughout history, different cultures have religiously valued different aspects of the stone chalcedony for the healing properties or virtues of the stone.

A very interesting scientific fact is that molecules are composed of multiple bonded elements. The bonds of all elements emit characteristic measurable vibrations, which is how compounds are identified utilizing different pieces of analytical equipment. Crystals also are composed of a multitude of specific molecules, which also emit specific vibrations. This study and practice of utilizing crystals is referred to as crystal therapy or vibrational medicine.