Moroccan Selenite Candle Holder. Selenite is what we commonly call crystallized gypsum. Selenite has got therapeutic properties. In Morocco Selenite is extracted from abandoned mines. It is loaded with donkeys. The craftsmen sculpt the selenite making lamps and candle holders. The candle holders are polished and they make a hole where they put the tea light candle. The tea light candle is included in the price. The candle holder is ready to fire. Three models are available: Unpolished cylindrical shape, polished spherical shape and polished cubic shape.