Aegirine

Aegirine is part of the pyroxene group of minerals it's chemical formula is

NaFe
3+
Si
2
O
6

Aegirine has a monoclinic crystal structure

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Aegirine

Lustre:
Vitreous
Diaphaneity:
Transparent, Opaque
Comment:
Slightly resinous
Colour:
Dark green to greenish black, reddish brown, black
Comment:
bright green to yellow-green in thin section
Streak:
Pale yellowish grey
Hardness (Mohs):
6
Tenacity:
Brittle
Cleavage:
Distinct/Good
Good on {110}
Parting:
on {100}
Fracture:
Irregular/Uneven
Density (measured):
3.5 - 3.6 g/cm3
Density (calculated):
3.576 g/cm3

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Energetic Properties of Aegirine

Key Words: Energy, Clearing, Protecting, confidence
Chakras: All
Physical: Supports the liver, spleen, and gallbladder, helps inrecovery from toxic substances, and addiction
Emotional: Builds confidences, lifts depression, removes guilt and shame
Spiritual: Helps to remove negative energies, and entities

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