Gorgeous Polished Malachite Bowl
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 9 inches or 25 cm, the hight 1.5 inches or 4 cm and the with is 6.75 inches or 17 cm, and it weight 1lb 5 oz or 607 grams.