Shattuckite a stone for ‘Awareness and Communication’ is a relatively rare copper silicate mineral which is a secondary mineral that forms from the alteration of other secondary minerals. At the Shattuck Mine, it forms pseudomorphs after malachite (A pseudomorph is an atom by atom replacement of a crystal structure by another crystal structure) but with little alteration of the outward shape of the original crystal.
3.5 On The Moh's Scale
Dark and Light Blue and Turquoise
Virgo, Scorpio, Pisces, Aquarius, Sagittarius
Within the physical body it will assist the spleen, clear blockages, help in the treatment of tonsillitis, other minor illnesses and act as a general tonic for the body.
It enourages you to speak truthfully and with integrity in all scenarios of life and position you might find your self. It also help you overcome all relationship challenges and heals you from past life setbacks and actions.
A stone promoting psychic communication and vision helping you make more sense of the information coming through from Spirit as It will assist you to communicate with truth and accuracy. Shattuckite is also a powerful stone for psychically protecting you, and will protect you against possession during channelling by removing hypnotic commands, and edicts against using your psychic vision.
PROPERTIES AND IDENTIFICATION:
• Symbolism – Awareness And Communication
• Streak - Blue
• Mineral Class – Inosilicate
• Composition – Copper Silicate Hydroxide
• Crystal System – Orthorhombic- Dipyramidal Crystal
• Lustre - Silky
• Cleavage – Perfect.
• Specific Gravity – 4.11
• Transparency – Translucent To Opaque.
• Fracture – Uneven.
• Category – Tumbled Stones And Gemstones
• Location – From The Kaokoveld Mine to Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia, New Cornelia Mine, Ajo, Arizona
• Rarity – Relatively Rare