Polished Malachite Sphere - 1.32 lbs, 2.73"
This gorgeous, polished malachite egg 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 hight of this egg is 2.73 inches weighs 1.32 lbs or 600 grams.
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