Chrysocolla Malachite Polished Stone Sphere
This lovely quartzy Chrysocolla Malachite sphere is 40 mm or 1.5 inches in diameter.
This Chrysocolla Malachite is 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 and Malachite: Chrysocolla is associated with serenity, tranquility, patience, tolerance, unconditional love, meditation, 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.