Blue Chrysocolla or Gem Silica drilled stone bead pendant. This oval shaped drilled stone focal point bead pendant is drilled with a small 2 mm hole near the top for hanging on your cord or chain, or adding into your bead creation! It is just 50 mm by 21 mm and 10 mm thick. The drilled stone bead pendant is polished on both sides!
Chrysocolla-Malachite is one of the most beautiful and colorful semi precious gemstone bead pendant materials around!
The high grade, more silicated variety is known as Gem Silica. This blue gemstone drilled stone material is found in the oxidation zone of major copper deposits. All of our Chrysocolla-Malachite comes from 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.