Intricate, sparkly and vibrant Azurite crystals on a bed of what I believe is orange Limonite and Quartz. The contrast between the colours is beautiful. A lovely little specimen to add to your crystal collection.
Weight: approx 21g Size: approx 5 cm x 2.5 cm x 1cm
Mohs Hardness Scale: 3.5 to 4
Metaphysical Benefits: Focus. Intuition. Spiritual Awareness. Creativity. Wisdom. Truth. Dignity. Inspiration.
Azurite is a deep blue copper mineral produced by the weathering of copper ore deposits. It’s been used for thousands of years as not only an ore of copper, but as a colour pigment and of course, as a gemstone. Limonite is a mixture of different minerals - all containing iron oxide.