Gorgeous 8.75 Inches Polished Malachite Bowl

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This gorgeous, polished malachite bowl comes from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. A wonderful gift for mineral-lovers! Malachite is a bright and dark green banded copper carbonate mineral Cu2CO3(OH)2. From antiquity and until recent times, malachite has been prized as a decorative stone, gemstone, and was even used as a pigment.

The length of this bowl is 8.75 inches or 22 cm, the hight 1.5 inches or 4 cm and the with is 6.5 inches or 16.5 cm, and it weight 1lb 3 oz or 540 grams.