Large Malachite Bear
This special, large piece has been carved from a mass of high quality solid Malachite. One-of-a-kind and hand carved with absolutely gorgeous orbicular Malachite patterns surrounding the entire piece.
Size: Measures 6.5" in length and weighs 1213gms (2.67lbs!)
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.