USSR Selenite Carving: Whale
Size: ~ 6 x 3 x 3 cm
Product Type: One of a Kind, multiple available
PLEASE DO NOT cleanse Selenite in water, as it will dissolve. Selenite does
not need to be cleansed or re-charged.
Selenite is a variety of the mineral, Gypsum. It is composed of Calcium Sulphate Dihydrate. The name Selenite comes from the Greek word for 'moon'. All varieties of Gypsum are very soft minerals and have a Mohs Hardness of only 2!
These carved whales are great polished Selenite specimens. The peachy orange color compliments the curves of the carvings. This USSR era hand carving will be at home on any shelf or desk for display, and is a great addition to any collection.
The whale carving in the green box, has the original paper wrapping intact, so it was left undisturbed for a collector.
Selenite is thought to bring clarity to the mind, shields a person from outside influences, and dispels negative energy. Selenite alongside Black Tourmaline is often used in gridding a home, space, or property.
You are purchasing one(1) Selenite Carving, select your favorite via weight. Boxes will accompany carvings, as photographed.
Unfortunately, as Selenite is a very soft mineral, please expect all products to have minor imperfections such as scratches, chips, and cracks. If your item has major fractures, or is shattered, please notify us immediately!
Due to the nature of natural products, and photography techniques the color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos. Stands pictured are not included.