Augite is a rare mineral specie forming tabular black crystals with good metallic luster. This particular specimen is an incredible museum grade piece featuring striking black color Augite crystals shooting out of creamy white Calcite matrix. Its well crystalized all around with good contrast, compact crystal quality and great presentation of the overall specimen. Its an indeed eye-catching and attractive example for such rare specie from such locality in such form and perfection.
Aegirine-Augite showcases a striking combination of dark green to black hues, radiating a sense of mystery and depth. As you gaze upon its captivating beauty, you will be drawn into its energy, feeling a profound connection to its inherent power. This crystal resonates with both the earth and the spirit, making it a powerful tool for self-discovery and personal growth.
|| Rare Augite crystals on Calcite from Zagi Mountains, KPK, Pakistan
||H: 16 x W: 9 x D: 3 cm
||Zagi Mountains, Hameed Abad, Kafoor Dheri, KPK Province, Pakistan
Augite: a member of the pyroxene group, derives its name from the Greek word "Augos" meaning "brightness" or "Luster" Its deep green to black color reflects the depths of the Earth, embodying the raw power and intensity of volcanic energy. As a stone of fire and strength, Augite captivates the senses and draws you into its vibrant essence.
Augite: resonates strongly with the root and solar plexus chakras, grounding you to the Earth's energy while stimulating personal power and will. It strengthens your sense of self and promotes confidence, enabling you to take bold steps forward and face challenges with resilience. Augite's energy is dynamic and assertive, inspiring you to step into your own power and pursue your goals fearlessly.
Hematite Crystals Information:
||(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe,Al,Ti)(Si,Al) 2O 6.
||Calcium, Magnesium, Iron, Titanium, and Aluminum
||5.5 - 6
||Black, brown, greenish, violet-brown; in thin section, colorless to gray with zoning
||Resinous to dull