Tumbled Lepidolite Mica Crystals
Premium grade lepidolite tumbled stones from our collection of crystals rocks and minerals. Lepidolite is a colourful variety of the mineral mica and an ore of lithium. Inclusions of lithium and traces of the chemical element rubidium can usually be seen in good quality stones and appear as tiny silvery specs.
Lepidolite is the earth's most common lithium bearing mineral and one of the very few which also contains rubidium. Rubidium is a soft silvery white coloured metallic element used to determine the age of rocks that are more than ten million years old.
In medicine lithium is used to treat abnormally excitable behaviour and mood swings in people with bipolar disorder as well as depression. In crystal healing lepidolite is believed to be helpful in dealing with depression and for stabilising mood swings. Both calming and soothing it helps with sleep disturbances and combats stress bringing deep emotional healing.
To see even more of the detail in these lepidolite tumbled stones head over to our page on Flickr where you'll find our third of the three lepidolite crystals in its original size.
These fine grade lepidolite tumbled stones are size medium but exacts weights and sizes do vary slightly from piece to piece.
Save 10% on 5 Lepidolite Crystals or 30% on 10
Weight Range (grams) : 12 - 16
Size Range (cms) : 2.2 - 2.9