A gorgeous polished tower of Hackmanite with rich grey and reddish orange clear areas.
This beautiful tower has exceptional patterning.
This lovely tower glows under UV light, which included with your purchase is a small keychain UV for your immediate enjoyment.
This one hails from Canada.
Weight 59.40 grams
Height 77.32 mm
Width 24.12 mm, variable
Thickness 23.08 mm, variable
25.40 mm is equal to 1 inch.
Hackmanite was named for Finnish geologist, Victor Axel Hackman [April 27, 1866 - 1941].
He was a Professor at University of Helsinki (Helsingfors) and geologist with Finnish Geological Survey.
Hackmanite can be pink to grey or white to white photochrome and is a variety of Sodalite.
The fluorescent community reserve the name Hackmanite for tenebrescent sodalites.
It is a particularly unusual gem because it exhibits a special optical property known as "tenebrescence," a type of reversible photochromism.
This feature allows the gems to temporarily change color when exposed to different light forms.
Its tenebrescent property makes hackmanite a prized mineral for collectors.
Hackmanite shows orange colored photoluminescence in UV light, exhibits a purple-red colour subsequently to UV irradiation or after cracking, bleaches within minutes to hours in visible light, and usually recovers color in darkness (Goettlicher et al., 2013).
When exposed to sunlight the color may fade to white.
Color will return if stones are stored in darkness for several days or when exposed to shortwave ultraviolet light.
Originally found in the Tawa valley, Kola Peninsula, Murmanskaja Oblast, Northern Region, Russia, but is now also found Canada; Myanmar; Afghanistan; Russian Federation; New Guinea; Norway; United States of America; Greenland.
HACKMANITE energies correspond to the third eye chakra.
It assists with gaining intuition and higher knowledge.
Spirit guides and guardians can be accessed, providing higher intellect and deeper wisdom.
This stone assists one with spiritual development and spiritual evolution.
When used during meditation, Hackamite, as well as other Sodalites will bring you closer to Spirit.
SODALITE crystallizes in the form of masses, grains, nodules, and at time, dodecahedral crystals and hexagonal prismatic crystals.
The color range includes dark blue, grey, green, yellow, white, light red, lavender, blue, and colorless.
This mineral provides us the ability for logic and rational mental processes, eliminating confusion while equalizing and stimulating the intellect.
It furthers the aspects and outcomes of unemotional efficiency, providing direction of purpose coupled with lightness of heart.
It is an excellent stone for use with groups, providing fellowship, solidarity, and commonality of purpose within the group.
Sodalite also facilitates the manifestation of the qualities of companionship and mutual dependence, encouraging self-esteem, self-trust, and trust in others.
It can be used to enhance truthfulness in emotions, allowing recognition of true feelings.
It can provide us with access to the sacred laws of the universe, calmly presenting ideas, stimulating thought, and allowing subtle feelings to permeate the center of our being.
It has been used in the treatment of gland metabolism, digestive disorders, as a purifying agent for the body, and to dispel insomnia.
Sodalite vibrates to the number 4.
Astrologically corresponds to the sign of Sagittarius.
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