Chrysocolla is a blue-green mineral with a high copper content. It is a mineral that has been used for many thousands of years in jewelry and healing. It can be found anywhere that high copper content can be found, with notable deposits found in the western US, Africa, and Mexico. Chrysocolla is associated with the Throat Chakra and can assist with communication. It has also been the stone of hermits and monks for many years and protects those that find themselves secluded. It can be used to help relieve negative emotions and quell distress.