Cobaltian Calcite Specimen
Cobaltian Calcite or Sphaerocobaltite is a druzy form of Pink Calcite, its striking pink color is derived from inclusions of cobalt. This piece is a beautiful soft pink sparkly form.
Cobaltian Calcite Meanings
Key words: Healing the heart, harmony and friendship
Zodiac Signs: Cancer, Capricorn
Cobaltian Calcite Crystal Healing Qualities:
Cobaltian Calcite is a crystal of joy. It is excellent for use with the heart chakra and can aid in releasing buried emotions. It is uplifting and will encourage one to think positively and let go of negative feelings that one may have been holding onto. Cobaltian Calcite can bring an enhanced awareness of ones own body language and brings increased harmony for people or groups working with each other. This stone’s energy will also help to form friendships and may facilitate raising ones consciousness.
Calcite History and Uses:
Calcite gets its name from the Greek word “chalix” meaning lime. It comes in a wide variety of colours including, red, green, orange, yellow, blue, pink, clear, black and white. It is one of the most common minerals on Earth, making up the basis of limestone and marble, it takes many different forms and is formed in many different geological environments. Some forms fluoresce blue or red under UV light. It has been used to make cement and mortar and very clear translucent calcite has been used to make gun sights and geological (polarizing) microscopes.
Cobaltian Calcite Geological Description:
Calcite is a calcium carbonate mineral with a hardness of 3. It comes in a wide variety of forms and colours and is found on every continent of the world. Calcite makes up the major part of marble and limestone. Cobaltian Calcite occurs in crystaline form and it gets its deep pink colouring from the inclusion of Cobalt. Cobaltian Calcite is found in Morocco, Africa, Germany, Italy, England, USA and Australia.
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