This gorgeous sodalite stone slab is polished on one side and measures approx. 7.5" x 4.5 x .375"
Sodalite is a rich royal blue tectosilicate mineral widely used as an ornamental gemstone. Although massive sodalite samples are opaque, crystals are usually transparent to translucent. Sodalite is a member of the sodalite group with hauyne, nosean, lazurite and tugtupite.
First discovered by Europeans in 1811 in the Ilimaussaq intrusive complex in Greenland, sodalite did not become important as an ornamental stone until 1891 when vast deposits of fine material were discovered in Ontario, Canada. Wikipedia
**Encourages rational thought, objectivity, truth and intuition along with better communication about emotions. Sodalite brings emotional balance and calms panic attacks. Enhances self esteem, self acceptance, and self trust.