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Magnesite - 10 pounds
Magnesite - 10 pounds
Magnesite - 10 pounds

Magnesite - 10 pounds

Regular price
$39.99
Sale price
$39.99

Locality: Zimbabwe
Magnesite is similar to Howlite

  1. Color: Magnesite typically occurs in white, gray, or cream colors. It may also have yellowish or brownish hues due to impurities.

  2. Hardness: Magnesite has a hardness of around 3.5 to 4.5 on the Mohs scale. It's relatively soft compared to many other minerals.

  3. Clarity: Magnesite is usually opaque, though occasionally it may be translucent in thin sections.

  4. Luster: Its luster can vary from dull to vitreous (glass-like).

  5. Density: The density of magnesite ranges from approximately 3.0 to 3.2 grams per cubic centimeter.

  6. Metaphysical Properties: Magnesite is often associated with calming and soothing energies. It's thought to promote a deep sense of peace and relaxation, making it useful for meditation and stress relief. Additionally, it's believed to enhance visualization and creative visualization techniques.

Photos have not been edited or altered, just taken in different daylight conditions to show the variation in color. Pieces are held in hand to help with scale and does not necessarily represent 1 pound. Specific pieces photographed may no longer be available.