Turritella Agate is of the Chalcedony variety, which is a part of the Quartz family.

It has a rich, earthy black or brown color, and it can be easily recognized by the fossilized snail and sea creature patterns in the stone.
This variety of agate is fossilized  inclusions of bands, shell due to the fact that it found higher than other fossils

Turritella Agate is a spiritual crystal, deeply connected to the earth and home, to one’s personal roots and ancestry, even the events of one’s past. It is a survival stone, one of strength and protection. Ancient life held within its form lends the power of wisdom and healing.

For frequent travelers, Turritella Agate protects against danger, alleviates fears, and keeps the connection to loved ones at home.