Hanksite is a salt-based mineral* found only in Searles Lake in Trona, CA. This prospecting site is opened once a year to the public and features numerous salt-based minerals (including Halite, Borax, etc). Hanksite is unique in its energetic and healing energy.
Hanksite is a wonderful, healing mineral that allows for cleansing and clearing of the chakras. People often describe the feeling of Hanksite as having cool water flowing their body. It is a very comforting, useful stone for healing.
This crystal was taken from a blow hole in Searles Lake and it measures 1.90" x 1.25" at its tallest and widest points.
*Do NOT put this mineral in water. To protect and preserve the specimen and avoid deterioration from air and the elements, your piece has been sprayed with a clear acrylic coating. Please spray the piece once a year with UV Resistant Clear Acrylic Coating by Krylon (Matte Finish) to keep it in good condition.