Malachite beads are recognized for their noticeably brilliant green color. These important evidences about the uses of these beads during the ancient period are got from the statue and vases of the Russian Tsars. The surface of these beads is elastic and consequently, these beads need necessary care to protect their shiny finish.
The necessary green color along with other bright green combination that represent in these beads is due to the occurrence of copper carbonate. The concentration of green color truly represent this inversely proportion amount of the water. In fact, the greater the quantity of water, the lighter would be the concentration of this green shed.