Pollucite

 

Pollucite is a member of the zeolite group, with the chemical formula

(Cs,Na)
2
(Al
2
Si
4
O
12
) · 2H
2
O

Pollucite has an isometric crystal structure

 

 

 

Physical Properties of Pollucite

Lustre: Vitreous, Sub-Vitreous, Resinous, Waxy, Greasy
Diaphaneity (Transparency): Transparent, Translucent
Comment: Rarely as strong vitreous luster as quartz
Colour: Almost always colorless or white, also light gray, light pink, light blue, pale violet
Comment: May be slightly pink due to montmorillonite inclusions
Streak: white
Hardness (Mohs):
Tenacity: Very brittle
Cleavage: None Observed
Fracture: Sub-Conchoidal
Comment: Very brittle when compared with quartz; frequently shows splintery broken fragments
Density (measured): 2.9 g/cm3
Density (calculated): 2.96 g/cm3

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Energetic Properties of Pollucite

Key Words: Bring peace, and unity
Chakras: 7th Chakra
Physical: Brings peace
Emotional: Allow one to connect and unify ideas
Spiritual: Allows one to connect with angelic spirits