Malachite

Location: Congo

Malachite is a copper mineral and is known for its beautiful drawing with often floral motifs. The stone has been used extensively in jewelery but also in exclusive ornaments such as tabletops, borders, pedestals, jewelery boxes and even on the UEFA jar.

Classic stone in Russian culture and widely used at the time of the tsars. At that time malachite was also found in the Urals. Congo is the most famous and most producing location.

In the past and still today, the stone is associated with wealth and abundance, and many cultures are
gripped by the colour and drawing of this stone.