This is a beautiful example of a chatoyant malachite on matrix. Sorry but the photos are unable to capture the chatoyant flickering of the malachite, but when you see this piece in person you will love it! The Matrix must have some irin it it as sime rust is visible. Very pretty mix!
Weight: 2.25 oz or 67g
Size: 2.5 in. x 1.75 in. x 1 in.
Malachite is a secondary mineral of copper and is often found alongside azurite. Malachite contains about 60 % copper.
In healing Malachite is said to relieve pain and aid recovery after exhaustion and also correct emotional imbalances. Can promote new ideas.
Never eat malacite, drink malachite elixir or breath malachite dust. Keep it out of your bathroom and dry and away from children too. The copper content is so high this mineral can be toxic.