Selenite is crystal form of gypsum. It tends to be faceted and translucent. It is a 2 on the Mohs Hardness Scale. Because Selenite is at the 2 level, it is quite fragile and should be handled with care.
Selenite is believed to carry potent energy that can potentially improve well being and provide protection, according to some traditions and beliefs. It is also believed to cleanse energies that are unwanted from the surrounding area. Selenite is a go to stone for many energy healers.
Always make sure to handle Selenite with care due to its fragility. It can be cleaned with a damp cloth. Do not submerse in water as it is soluble. Do not eat, and keep away from children.
Length: 6-8.5", Width: 2-3", Thickness: 1/2-3/4"