Stone Information: A colourless and transparent variety of quartz, rock crystal is named after the Greek word krystalos, which means "water-clear crystals". The ancient Romans beleived that rock crystal was ice that had frozen too hard to melt. Crystal quartz is known as the "stone of power" and its metaphysical properties include amplifying energy and thoughts, harmonizing and aligning human energies, dispelling negativity and creating emotional balance.
This collection is named after Water Street in Vancouver, British Columbia. Water Street is in the Gastown area and is named for its proximity to the water. The street is popular amongst tourists and its most famous landmark is the steam clock.