Also known as: Fluorspar
Size: 1cm - 5cm
Weight: 2.5 lbs
Fluorite is the mineral form of calcium fluoride and it belongs to the halide minerals. This busy stone has many uses and functions as a flux in smelting, and in the production of some glasses and enamels. In its purest form its used in the manufacture of hydrofluoric acid. It is the defining mineral for 4 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness.
These Fluorite pieces have interesting variation of color throughout each portion ranging from pale translucent green to opaque purples. Fluorite is known as "allchromatic" meaning that it can be tinted with elemental impurities, this wide range of colors has lead to Fluorite being dubbed "the most colorful mineral in the world".
There are different associations for the different colors of Fluorite, but generally it is seen as a very protective stone, aiding in staying grounded and stable. Purple Fluorite is thought to be connected to the Third Eye and imparts common sense, and Green Fluorite is considered to be a Chakra cleanser. A great stone if you have some disorganization in your life that you would like to tackle!
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed. You will receive items similar to those in the listing.