Gem-quality, finely banded malachite is a blend of lush medium and dark greens. Natural color variation occurs within each bead, ranging from light to dark--no two strands or beads are exactly alike. Rough is from Zaire, Africa.
Beads>Grade B>MalachiteBeadsGrade BMalachiteGreensBall4mmNaturalhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h203771gsH203771GSBead, malachite (natural), 4mm round, B grade, Mohs hardness 3-1/2 to 4. Sold per 15" to 16" strand.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p3771gsb(6).jpg25.0525.05As Low As $13.09 per strand