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Huge 14.47-lb Polished Malachite Specimen (12")

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From the Democratic Republic of the Congo, this massive, polished 14.47-lb malachite specimen is an “A” quality piece and would be a wonderful gift for mineral lovers! Malachite is a bright and dark green banded copper carbonate mineral (Cu2CO3(OH)2).

From antiquity until recent times, malachite has been prized as a decorative stone & gemstone, and has even been used as a pigment.

The specimen measures 12" long (max diagonal) and 3.5" high (max). Weighs 14.47 lbs (6564 grams).