Crystal of the week — Celestite

Crystal of the week: Celestite

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Crystal of the week: Celestite

Good morning my little gems and welcome back to yet another fantastic week of crystal of the week This week’s crystal is a good one! It’s: Celestite Celestine or also known as celestite is a mineral consisting of strontium sulphate. Celestite is derived from the Latin adjective caelestis (cealum), meaning heaven or sky. This crystal is known for its delicate sweet celestial blue colouring. Celestite is the principal source of the element strontium, which is most commonly used in fireworks and in various metal alloys. It is also a member of the Barite Group of minerals. Celestite most commonly develops...

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