Geology / History

Trolleite is a very rare phosphate mineral that is unusually hard, usually found in massive translucent light green to bluish green masses with a greasy luster it contains Quartz, Lazulite & Scorzalite. It was discovered in 1868 and named by Blomstrand in 1869 to honor Swedish chemist Hans Gabriel Trolle-Wachtmeister (1782–1871).

Trolleite was initially thought to exist only in Sweden but recently it has been discovered in Australia, Rwanda, Brazil and the USA.

Trolleite is often associated with other phosphate minerals such as augelite, lazulite and scorzalite, the later often resulting in a very blue colour. 

Metaphysical Properties

A very rare ascension crystal. Packed with power & excellent for manifesting. This crystal connects deeply with the user to bring cellular memories into conscious understanding. Trolleite propels one back in time long before human existence then catapults you into future possibilities. It sings of the souls purpose & infinite ability, bringing forth all knowledge for your conscious mind to access. 

Releases pain & anger, clears mental & emotional debris. This crystal of change creates exciting opportunities & transforms fear into beautiful expression. Teaches compassion & love of all beings. Brings great strength with a blissful state of connected understanding. Expands & strengthens heart energy. Perfect stone for all healers & light workers. Activates all energy centers & light channels, opening divine connection to increase metaphysical abilities. 

Mineralogy

Group: Phosphates, Arsenates, Vanadates

Crystal System: Monoclinic, Prismatic

Composition: Al4(PO4)3(OH)3

Form/Habit: Lamellar, massive

Hardness: 5.5-6, 8.5 in quartz

Cleavage: Indistinct

Fracture: Conchoidal - Uneven

Lustre: Vitreous

Streak: White

Transparency: Transparent to translucent, opaque when massive

R.I: 1.619 – 1.643

Colour: light blue, blue-green, green

Birefringence: 0.024

Pleochroism: None

Fluorescence: None