Cute carving of an opalite hippo.
As with all stone and hand carvings, colours and slight variations may occur from what you see in the photos.
It is sometimes referred to as sea opal, Tiffany stone, opalised glass and the stone of eternity, to name but a few. It is not however, to be confused with Opal, which is a natural stone.
Opalite comes as a milky white or translucent iridescent colouring. It is very alluring as it’s colours cannot be fully appreciated until light shines through it and then you will see a myriad of blues, yellows, greens and purple, it truly is mesmerising.
Emotional: It enables a clearer sense of self & improves your communication and self expression. Helps with mood swings, heavy worries & emotional overload. It’s particularly useful during times of transition as it will keep you grounded and focused. It is an ideal stone for those with their own business to manifest success.
It’s very beneficial to those who are linked with and communicate with the spirit world.
: Said to calm down low mood & anxiety. Opalite is said to help improve sexual relationships/desires too.
In addition, it is linked with blood purification, kidney function, stress related issues and fatigue.
Chakra: Crown, Third eye
Hardness on the Mohs Scale: 5.5-6.5