Chrysocolla Malachite Polished Rock Slab
This lovely polished Chrysocolla Malachite slab is 7 inches long by 5.5 inches wide and thick at .65 inch or 16.5 mm thick.
This Chrysocolla Malachite slab is polished on one side. It has 2 open pockets-one is very weathered, the other is small but has some sparkly druse crystals.
This natural rock slab is stabilized and could be recut. It could also be used in a piece of custom jewelry!
This is a very pretty polished slab of Chrysocolla Malachite from the Bagdad Copper Mine in Arizona.
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.
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 a very protective stone, being especially helpful for protection from evil, protection during pregnancy and childbirth, and protection for children.