Gorgeous matched pair oval deep blue and chatoyant green semi precious gemstone Azurite Malachite designer cabochons 25 mm by 13 mm and 5 mm thick.
They weigh approximately 15.5 carats each.
These are backed with a thin layer of black agate for stability.
Azurite Malachite is a very popular semi precious gemstone used for designer cabochons because of its unparalleled colors, a deep royal blue, and a contrasting leafy green Malachite.
The word Azure is derived from the Arabic word for blue. Malachite gets its name from the Greek, malache, "mallow" in reference to its green color.
Azurite and Malachite are copper carbonates and our semi precious gemstone cabochons are from Arizona.
Metaphysical Properties of Azurite Malachite: Azurite is believed to stimulate intellect as well as intuition, and is great for those studying new or challenging subjects. Malachite is a protective stone, and it is also believed it can help one overcome fear of confrontation or fear of self-expression.