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Blackstar Jewelry

Quality, Hand-Crafted, Sterling Silver Jewelry from Nepal.

Lapidicrosite

Lepidocrosite – 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*: 
Lepidocrosite brings grounding with intellectual stimulation, fortifying the structures between all chakras and auric bodies.
Folklore: 
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.

* Scientific proof may not be available to substantiate these claims.