These beautiful specimens of Optical Calcite are extremely pale pink in color and have a raw semi-opaque appearance. They are roughly cut into rectangular prism shapes that can be displayed on multiple sides and reflect a bright pearly luster in the light.
Optical Calcite, also known as Iceland Spar, becomes transparent when polished and causes objects to appear doubled when viewed through it. It is commonly used in the manufacturing industry, making it hard to find as a geological specimen. These specific specimens also contain trace amounts of manganese, resulting their faint pink hue.
Pink Calcite is a powerful healing crystal that calmly encourages the release of negative thoughts, feelings, and memories and replaces them with feelings of forgiveness, love, and compassion for ourselves and others. Its optical properties amplify the spiritual connection and provide enhanced clarity and understanding when addressing matters of the heart.
You will receive a specimen similar to the ones pictured. Measures approximately 1-1.5" x 1.5-2" squared.