Chrysocolla Malachite Rock Polished Stone
Gorgeous polished rock of Chrysocolla Malachite! It sits both ways as shown.
This Chrysocolla-Malachite piece is polished on one face-left natural rough on the back and bottom. It is 3.75 inches by 3.25 inches and 2.5 inches at its thickest. It sits for display on any of its edges.
Chrysocolla and Malachite are copper ores and Arizona is the leading copper producing state. This material was found in the Bagdad Copper Mine in Arizona. This mine is still operating, but it is believed that the oxide zones that produce this material are all played out.
Chrysocolla is known as a healing stone among Native American Indian cultures where it was used for strengthening the body's resistance and bringing about calm feelings where there is upset.
Chrysocolla is named from the Greek chrysos - "gold" and kolla - "glue" in allusion to the name of the material used to solder gold. Malachite is is named for the Greek word for "mallow", a green herb.
Metaphysical Properties of Chrysocolla Malachite: Chrysocolla is associated with serenity, tranquility, peace, patience, tolerance, acceptance, unconditional love, meditation, calmness, hope gentleness and sensitivity. Malachite is said to assist you in changing situations. A great soothing combination!
U.S. Shipping terms: Cabochons, rough rock poundage and all orders over $50 are shipped for FREE in the U.S. On all others I ship Priority Mail and charge actual shipping. I never charge more than $10.95 for combined shipping within the U.S.!
International Shipping terms: We offer Priority Mail at actual cost, including Flat Rate. Or we offer First Class (up to 4 pounds) which is the cheapest but is NOT tracked and can take 2-8 weeks for delivery. Customs, duties, taxes, etc. are the responsibility of the buyer.
Please note: Items are One of A Kind, due to the natural stone material there may be some small natural flaws. Major flaws will be listed. You will always receive the item pictured unless otherwise noted! Any questions??-please contact me.