Herkimer Diamond Quartz, with its pure crystal light, clears the chakras and opens the channels for spiritual energy to flow. Herkimer Diamond is a powerful high vibration crystal that boosts clairvoyant and clairaudient abilities. They are the most powerful of all quartz crystals with their double terminated points.
Herkimer Diamonds are not actually Diamonds. They are a naturally occurring six-sided, double terminated quartz crystal. They were first discovered in Herkimer county in New York where they got their name.
On a hardness scale, a true diamond scores a 10. Herkimer Diamond Quartz crystals fall at a 7.5 on the mohs scale, giving real diamonds a close race. Herkimer quartz has a high luster and shines brightly.
These Herkimer Diamonds have inclusions of black carbon or oil, which make fantastic feature stones in jewellery setting or faceting.