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05-NOV-2004 photo by Jeff Knapp


Copper Carbonate Hydroxide

This cut and polished cabochon of gem quality malachite
Exhibit’s the beautiful green color and banded pattern for which
it is sought. Macachite of this type was popular with the
Russian czars, who decorated whole rooms with it.

Sony Mavica FD-100 ,Sony Optical 3x / Digital Zoom 6x
1/80s f/3.9 at 11.2mm iso100 with Flash full exif

other sizes: small medium original
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