Chinese Writing Rock Stone Slab Unpolished Rough Rock California
This natural rough unpolished Chinese Writing Rock stone slab is 6.6 inches by 4.5 inches and 5.5 mm thick (though one corner is thinner).
The semi precious stone slab for lapidary cabbing weighs .54 lbs. and is shown wet in the first 2 pictures.
This is rough rock material is known as Chinese Writing Rock from Auburn, California. It is white Feldspar crystals in a black Schist and is named after its interesting shapes.
It was found when the state was putting in a highway-now most of the rock lays under that highway!
Feldspar is the most common rock-forming mineral and makes up about 60% of the earth's crust. Feldspar occurs in igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks. It is usually white or light colored and has a hardness of 6.
Metaphysical Properties: Feldspar is said to assist one in detaching from the old, encouraging unconventional, exciting methods to attain ones goals. It can also assist in locating misplaced things.