Mined- Atsimo-Andrefana, Madagascar |Crafted- Toliara, Madagascar
Labradorite calms the mind while simultaneously inviting intuitive thought in. This gem loves to shine and encourages its user to understand that sometimes we can’t see our shine until we are in the right light, until conditions are favorable for us to unleash our inner light. Labradorite is said to be a fuel stone, giving its user endurance and protection in all areas. Radiating light this gem pushes all things mundane aside and kicks doors wide open when it comes to manifestation and self work. Bringing new and exiting opportunities, labradorite ensures you are well prepared for any challenges ahead.
Labradorite is a variety of feldspar, with a Mohs hardness 6-6.5. This gem is pretty hardy, however there are a few tips for its care. Due to this gems composition it is best not to let this baby soak. Water has the potential to damage your stone and dull refracted colours. Therefore it is best to avoid water, and while a quick dip shouldn’t hurt, it shouldn’t become a regular.
This piece weighs in at 1792.3g, is 288mm tall, 72mm wide and 44mm thick.