Iceland Spar, Calcite Rhombus (Viking Sunstone) - Chihuahua Mexico
Width x Height x Depth: 90x30x70mm= 3.54x1.18x2.76in
Iceland Spar is a transparent optical quality variety of Calcite with double refraction, or birefringence, first found in Iceland. Historical researchers think the “sunstone” used by Vikings to navigate their ships were, in fact, Iceland Spar.
Chemical composition: CaCO3; Hardness: 3
Calcite is used for energy cleansing and amplification and is excellent for support in learning new things and progressing in a healing practice. The Iceland Spar variety is exceptionally well suited for awareness in communication, increasing clarity and reminding us that words can have two meanings.
If you would like to pick this item up at our store front, please leave a note in "Order Special Instructions" during checkout.
If your delicate specimen is over 70lbs we will refer you to our local Crating company for safer freight shipping! *At customer expense.