Alternative Names: None
Origin: Notably - Namibia, DR of Congo, U.S.A.
Mineral Species: Shattuckite
Mineral Group: Silicates
Chemical Formula: Cu5(SiO3)4(OH)2
Crystal System: Orthorhombic
Colour: Light to dark blue
Typical Appearance: Typically, botryoidal and spherical growths of small acicular crystals.
Chakra Alignment: Heart, Throat, Third Eye
Origin of Name & Mythology: Named after its discovery locality, the Shattuck Mine, Bisbee, Arizona, USA.
Shattuckite is a very spiritual crystal associated with clarity and psychic information.
Shattuckite is believed to bring inner strength, courage and help us to cope with stressful situations. It is also beneficial on an intellectual level, helping us to remember and understand large amounts of information. On a physical level, shattuckite is said to help blood coagulate and help with tonsilitis. It is also believed to help prevent and heal general minor health complaints. In this way it is said to improve overall general health and well-being.
Shattuckite is primarily believed to help us process, describe and understated psychic and spiritual experiences. It is said to be beneficial for channelling information from the spirit world and can enhance the speed and quality of automatic writing.