Chinese Writing Rock Stone Slab Unpolished Rough Rock California
This natural rough unpolished Chinese Writing Rock stone slab is 5.4 inches by 4 inches and 5 mm thick.
The semi precious stone slab for lapidary cabbing weighs .24 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.