Malachite Chip Bead Necklace
Malachite Chip Bead Necklace is approximately 32 inches.
Malachite is a mineral with a chemical composition of Cu2(CO3)(OH)2, a green copper carbonate hydroxide. It was one of the first ores used to make metal from copper. Malachite has been used for thousands of years as a gemstone and sculptural material and is still popular today. It is commonly cut today into cabochons or beads for use in jewelry.