Brazilianite with Yellow Lepidolite 1.6" Rough #LV3421
Size: 1.6", Approx. 29g
Lepidolite takes its name from the Greek lepidos meaning scale, referring to its layered structure. It is a "workhorse" stone that is at its heart, calming and soothing on every level of being. It feels stabilizing yet gentle in its action.
A rough version of crystal is usually cut from a much larger piece of mined material that is too large or heavy to be used by a person. Rough chunks such as calcites are often acid-washed to subtly smooth out rough edges that may cause cuts or injury and to prevent further flaking or breakage.