Natural Large Verdite or African Jade from Zimbabwe, locally and intricately carved into a beautiful Hippopotamus. Intricate and detailed carvings on the face of this piece. Beautiful deep green with nice brown swirls all over. Very solid carving that looks incredibly lifelike.
Verdite is a light to dark green Serpentine-like mineral dating back 3500 million years ago. It is the beautiful green stone of Africa and also known as African Jade. Verdite stimulates Kundalini energy and is a stone for spiritual exploration. This is for the Crown, Sacral and Solar Plexus Chakra.
Verdite accesses and integrates the past, present, future and is an excellent crystal tool for past-life exploration accessing information from ancient spirit guides and the akashic records. Verdite is balancing emotionally and spiritually as well, and resonates with the energies of helpfulness, trustworthiness, and self-control. Verdite helps manifest true potential by supporting feelings of self-confidence enabling positive movement forward and the achievement of fulfillment and harmony in life. (From Raven Crystals)
Please note that the unique metaphysical properties of each crystal is based on testimonials and metaphysical experts knowledge. It is not a promise that the crystal will cure any ailments or solve problems.
As these are natural stones and crystals, there may be natural pockets or lines in the stone. The color may not be 100% true to the pictures due to the camera but we try our best to reflect the true color.