Inesite Needles – SOLD

A floater like specimen with one side covered with thousands of brownish orange inesite needles and the other made up of a brown matrix interspersed with barite and calcite crystals. The inesite has great lustre and despite the crystals spraying in multi-directions this is a very neat specimen. It has a wavey formation which adds to it aesthetically.

Description

A floater like specimen with one side covered with thousands of brownish orange inesite needles and the other made up of a brown matrix interspersed with barite and calcite crystals. The inesite has great lustre and despite the crystals spraying in multi-directions this is a very neat specimen. It has a wavey formation which adds to it aesthetically.

Metaphysical Properties:
Traditionally sought after by collectors more and more healers are being attracted Inesite. Explore the heart and base chakra energies of this mineral. Its form is like a needle, sharp and precise, but together the hundreds, if not thousands, of crystals hold a softer very welcoming energy. Use to strengthen the circulatory system.

Combined with barite and calcite the three minerals together have numerous applications…

Size: Miniature  5.9 x 4.5 x 2.2cm

Chemical Composition: Ca2(Mn,Fe)7Si10O28(OH)2 · 5H2O

Group: Silicates

Hardness: 5½ – 6

Streak: White

Location: N’Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman, South Africa.

Specimen Code: SOLD