Malachite Insect Carving
These highly unique and unusual pieces have been carved from high quality Malachite. Each piece is one-of-a-kind and hand carved with beautiful Malachite patterning. These carvings would make an amazing gift for the lover of strange and usual!
You will be receiving the piece shown in the second photo, as well as the center of the first photo (the other two pieces have sold). Carving measures 5" in length and weighs 220gms.
About Malachite Malachite is a copper-bearing mineral that is well known for its beautiful fibrous and botryoidal growth. It is a stone of vibrancy, and with its bright earth green energy, it is useful in clearing and rebalancing the chakras, particularly the heart chakra. Malachite is a powerful stone of creation, development and spiritual growth.
Throughout history Malachite was often carved into amulets. It is believed to have the ability to foretell impending disaster by breaking into pieces when trouble is near. Malachite is also considered a guardian stone for travelers, a piece of malachite bearing an eye pattern were often worn or carried to protect against the evil eye.