Genuine Pink Halite (Salt) Crystal - 4" x 1" x 3" - #D
Halite is a crystalline mineral composed of of sodium Chloride (NaCl). It forms by evaporation on floors of dried lakes in arid climates. Halite has a pleasant, salty taste, unlike other salts that taste bitter-- like potassium and magnesium. That is why halite is used to make seasoning for food. Halite is commonly known as rock salt. Halite is used in food preserving and in the making of soda, hydrochloric acid, and sodium. It is also an important ingredient in human and animal diets. Pink Halite is purported to harmonize the heart and solar plexus chakras, making it a wonderful stone to promote self-love.
Alaskan Garnet Mineral in Mica Schist - Gift Packaged - 2-2.5" x 1.5-2.5"
Genuine Alaskan Almandine crystal mineral in mica schist matrix, gift packaged in a velvet drawstring bag. Great mineral gift or collectible. Garnet is the January birthstone. In the U.S., perhaps the most well-known occurrences of garnet are Garnet Ledge and the Sitkine River on Wrangell Island, Alaska. Garnet is between 6.5-7.5 on the Moh's Hardness Scale. Garnet has both jewelry and industrial uses. You get one garnet specimen - photo is representative of the specimen you will receive. Measures 2"-2.5" x 1.5"-2.5". Sure to excite any mineral lover.