Bronze Astrophylite

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This oval of Astrophylite has bronze-like filiaments in a whitish matrix, rather than the more common varity of black with silvery streaks. The difference is highlighted by the copper wire wrapping and being strung with bronzite ovals, copper disks and copper coated swarovksi crystals.

A word about the stone: Astrophylite

Astrophylite is a potassium, sodium, iron, manganese, titanium silicate with a hardness of 3.5. It is tan, brown, black and copper coloured with dramatic lines and star bursts of mica-like crystallizations.

Mystic Lore: Intuitive sources say Astrophylite can aid one in travels beyond the body, achieving lucid dreaming and expanding consciousness to higher realms. It is said to help reveal the hidden pattern of one's Divine blueprint and to aid one in realizing one's life purpose. In doing so, it can help one release bad habits and addictions.