African malachite, with swirls of shades of green, make up this large sterling silver pendant, measuring 1-7/8" long and 1-1/4" wide. Finished with a rabbit ear bail and an open back, the reverse side of the gem is as beautiful as the face.
Chain not included.
Photo: Darla Aniline Photography
A copper-based gemstone, malachite is found in Africa and Isreal. From ancient times, it was ground and used as eye shadow and green paint.