Lepidocrocite – an individual mineral, is much more rare then goethite. It is a polymorph and occurs in many pockets with iron oxides and hydroxides. The particles are platy and finely distributed, and it is difficult to identify the individual components.

Chemical composition fe3*O(OH)
Color Yellow, Orange, Red to Brown, almost Black
Lustre Submetallic, diaphaneity, translucent
Hardness 5
Crystal system Orthorhombic
Origin Brazil
Healing properties*

Lepidocrocite brings grounding with intellectual stimulation, fortifying the structures between all chakras and auric bodies.

Used as an amulet to focus healing all of the systems and organs in the body. Elixirs were made of the ground up gemstone for various ailments and immune function.