Galena & Sphalerite with Quartz Specimen
Size: 5 x 3 x 2 cm
Weight: 34.2 g
Product Type: One of a Kind
Galena is also known as "lead glance" or "potters ore". Galena is the natural mineral form of lead sulfide. The oldest use of Galena is in the eye cosmetic "Kohl" and is the official state mineral of Missouri and Wisconsin. Galena is also often mined for its Silver content.
Sphalerite is a common mineral, primarily composed of zinc sulfide, and is the most commonly encountered and important zinc ore. It is commonly found in hydrothermal veins or limestone, and usually contains an iron variant, which is indicated by the color. It is commonly found with chalcopyrite, galena, marcasite, iron pyrite, calcite, dolomite, or fluorite.
Quartz is a family of stones, with the pure form being clear to a milky white in color. Quartz is the second most abundant mineral in the Earth's crust; behind Feldspar. It sits at a 7 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness
This piece of Galena is a dark grey and is quite heavy for it's size. This matrix is white, with a variety colors to range from tan to charcoal grey! Some of the formations give off flashes of light, making this piece unique and interesting to handle. A great piece for meditation, and altar, or on display as decor or in a collection.
Galena is known for absorbing all the negative energy and bringing you from a high level of energy to rest. It can center all the systems: physical, emotional and spiritual, to bring forth a grounded calm. Galena is believed by some to stabilize the mind working with the crown chakra!
Sphalerite is an impressive mineral that helps to balance, energize life force and ground in the physical body, relieving dizziness from working with higher chakras. It helps one to elevate and maintain a higher vibration, without over-stimulating—making it a powerful healer's ally. Sphalerite increases willpower, self-awareness, intuition and connects with both masculine and feminine energies, stimulating expression and creativity, especially between the two! It's energetic, yet stable and protective energy helps to reduce anxiety and fatigue by calming the nervous system, promoting clearer thinking and decision making. It empowers the root, sacral and solar plexus chakras.
Quartz Crystal is often called the master cleanser and is thought to cleanse both people and stones, and amplify the abilities of any stones in its energy field. Quartz is thought to be an essential stone for metaphysical well being.
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