Herkimer diamonds are mined in Herkimer County (Upstate), NY. They are actually crystals with double-terminated points (points on each end). They were discovered in the beginning of the 18th century and are known for their clarity. They also contain inclusions that can trace their history, black carbon is the most common. These crystals take an extremely long time to form and are therefore have exceptional clarity.
Herkimer diamonds are known for healing the earth chakra and the environment, including clearing electromagnetic pollution and/or radioactivity. More properties are promotion of mental clarity, energizing the physical body, and amplifying energy and intention.
Another exciting aspect is their ability to aid in astral travel. Herkimer diamonds on the bedside table enhance lucid dreaming as well as connection to dream consciousness during waking state.
Necklace length 19 inches
Largest crystal 1 x 1/2 x 1/4 inches
Smallest crystal 1/4 inch long