Orange Calcite is generally found with a bright orange-yellow color in large masses. It is a 3 on the Mohs Hardness Scale. With that rating it is a fairly soft stone. Quite often chuck will be given an acid wash to preserve the shine.
Orange calcite is believed to improve vitality, inspiration and creativity, increase sexual energy, and encourage hard work, leadership, and determination. It also is believed to be an energy amplifier and enhances natural gifts, as well as, help with aggression and depression.
Beautiful stone for any mineral collection, energy healing, etc. Please note that the size, shape, and coloration of stones may vary from picture. Most average about .5-.75".
Every rock and mineral are known to have multiple properties, attributes, and uses. There is a plethora of information available both online and in books.