[Picked from ETSY]
A Beautiful Raw, Rough Natural Fibrous Malachite Crystal Cluster from the Congo weighing 1 lb. 6.3 oz. and measuring approximately 4 1/2" x 3 3/4" x 2 3/4". Look at the threads of Malachite and they're incredibly shiny. This specimen is just beautiful! Malachite is often found in conjunction with copper deposits and occurs as fibrous radiating needles and botryoidal crusts or masses. It is a copper carbonate mineral and its name comes from the Greek word for its color, Malachi. Good Malachite is found in Russia and Africa.
Metaphysically it is a stone of the most powerful love goddesses and has always been associated with femininity and acts as a protector of unwanted energies. It is one of the most important stones fo