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Schorl - (Black Tourmaline) - 1lb
Schorl - (Black Tourmaline) - 1lb
Schorl - (Black Tourmaline) - 1lb
Schorl - (Black Tourmaline) - 1lb

Schorl - (Black Tourmaline) - 1lb

Regular price
$3.99
Sale price
$3.99

Locality: Ibadan, Nigeria 

  1. Color: Schorl is typically black, although it can sometimes display a very dark blue or brownish tint. It is the most common color of tourmaline.

  2. Hardness: Schorl has a hardness ranging from 7 to 7.5 on the Mohs scale, making it quite durable and suitable for use in jewelry.

  3. Clarity: Schorl often occurs in opaque to translucent crystals. Transparent specimens are rare.

  4. Luster: The luster of schorl is vitreous to resinous.

  5. Density: The density of schorl varies depending on its composition and structure, but it typically ranges from 2.9 to 3.2 g/cm³.

  6. Metaphysical Properties: Schorl is associated with grounding and balancing energies, helping individuals feel more connected to the earth and centered. It is thought to provide protection against negative energies, psychic attacks, and electromagnetic pollution. 

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.