Mineral: macro-crystalline silicone dioxide
Are, in fact, double terminated, quartz crystals first discovered in Herkimer County, New York State, USA. They are also known as the Little Falls Diamond and Middleville Diamond. Although they are highly lustrous, both clear and cloudy quartz, Herkimer’s can have inclusions, impurities caught inside, some enclosing water (enhydro) which has been caught inside the crystals as they have grown, others can have phantoms, a crystal within a crystal. Other double terminated quartz crystals of the same configuration are found in India, Pakistan and are referred to as Herkimer-like!
Herkimer Diamond. Known as the ‘Attunement’ stone.
Astrological Sign: Sagittarius
Keywords: dreams, visions, psychic & telepathic abilities
Chakra: Crown (7th) Brow (6th)
Use: facilitates the manifestation of dreams, clairvoyance & telepathic communication. As a double terminated quartz, it can re-direct & strengthen energy along the meridians, Chakras & to other crystals & minerals.
Healing: for tension, memory & general healing. Dispersing toxins accumulated in the body Can be used as an elixir & has piezo-electric potential.