Chrysocolla Fine Grade Tumbled Stones
Medium sized tumbled chrysocolla in gorgeous shades of green and blue. Although found in many countries around the world these fine grade stones were produced from material sourced in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Despite its impressive colour chrysocolla is soft and fragile so must be handled carefully. On Mohs scale of mineral hardness it grades just 2½ to 3½ but the stone often occurs with quartz which can make it considerably harder. This material which can grade as high as 7 on Mohs scale can be well polished and used for gemstones.
The shades of colour in these chrysocolla tumbled stones varies from green to cyan blue. They're lightly polished and due to their high purity must be handled with care.
Chrysocolla which occurs in and around copper mines is a minor ore of copper that's often associated with quartz, malachite, azurite, turquoise and other copper minerals.
When used for its metaphysical properties chrysocolla is exceptionally calming and peaceful hence is often used in conjunction with meditation. It brings harmony and wisdom and the ability to think clearly during turbulent times. Chrysocolla improves the ability to communicate well and imparts a sense of confidence and wellbeing. A stone of joy and tranquility it can be used to cleanse and purify a living space, to introduce positive energy or to remove feelings of negativity or despair from a person. The colour in some grades of chrysocolla is not as stable as in others so when charging it should not be placed in direct sunlight.
These beautiful chrysocolla tumbled stones come in a protective pouch and certainly won't disappoint. Exact weights and sizes vary slightly from piece to piece but an approximate guide can be found below.
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Weight Range (grams) : 2.5 - 14
Size Range (cms) : 1.8 - 2.6