Howlite is a beautiful white stone that represents the spiritual qualities of stillness, tenderness, and open-mindedness. It is named after Henry How, the scientist who brought this crystal to academic awareness in 1868 after finding deposits of the crystal in Nova Scotia. Howlite strengthens memory and stimulates desire for knowledge. It teaches patience and helps to eliminate rage, pain and stress. A calming stone, Howlite calms communication, facilitates awareness and encourages emotional expression. Howlite balances calcium levels in the body. Pieces measure from 2.25 – 3″ tall.