Beautiful natural freeform organic shaped blue and white semi precious Chrysocolla Malachite or Gem Silica designer cabochon 46 mm by 34 mm and 5 mm thick.
This lovely small polished stone slab or cabochon is Chrysocolla-Malachite, one of the most beautiful and colorful semi precious gemstone materials around!
It is very hard to capture the true blue color in these-it is a little more green blue than it appears in the picture!
This blue and green semi precious gemstone is found in the oxidation zone of major copper deposits.
This Chrysocolla-Malachite comes from the Bagdad Mine in Arizona.
Chrysocolla-Malachite is fragile and is usually stabilized before cutting into designer cabochons or cut with a hardening resin. It is about a 3-4 on the Moh's scale and care must be taken when wearing or cleaning your cabochons.
Metaphysical Properties: Chrysocolla is associated with serenity, tranquility, peace, patience, tolerance, acceptance, unconditional love, calmness, hope gentleness and sensitivity. Malachite is said to assist you in changing situations.