VINTAGE ESTATE 14K YELLOW GOLD NATURAL MALACHITE BRACELET PEARL GEMSTONE. Malachite is a scarcer material and the most important producer is the Congo (formerly known as Zaire).
Malachite is indeed one of the most popular green gems and is frequently used in gemstone rings, - it is very-well suited for other types of gemstone jewelry, including gemstone earrings, pins and brooches, as well as in necklaces and fine gemstone pendants. Malachite, with its beautiful, rich green color, leaves no doubt of its importance as a jewel. Its opaque strength and power demands respect, mesmerizing the viewer.Yet the movement, flow and energy in its lines, circles and designs soothe and welcome. Malachite personifies the deep healing green of nature and represents the innate beauty of flowers, trees, roots and plants. It manifests a deep Devic green which rules the material plane. The name Malachite may come from the Greek word malakee, or malache, signifying the resemblance of Mallow leaves, or from the Greek word malakos, meaning soft. Being a carbonate of copper, Malachite is sometimes intergrown with Azurite, forming Malachite-Azurite, or with Chrysocolla, forming Malachite-Chrysocolla. Well known to ancient Egyptians, Malachite mines were in use between the Suez and Sinai as early as 4000 B. [Kunz, 97] It was also popular with the ancient Greeks and Romans, for jewelry, ornaments, and in powdered form, for eye shadow.
In the Middle Ages, Malachite was believed to protect against the "Evil Eye" and to cure various stomach ailments. Russian czars used Malachite for ornaments and paneling for their castles, and intricate inlay work. The item "VINTAGE ESTATE 14K YELLOW GOLD NATURAL MALACHITE BRACELET PEARL GEMSTONE" is in sale since Friday, February 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Fine Bracelets\Gemstone".
The seller is "4744366" and is located in Andover, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.