Wear this African malachite necklace on your neckline and get loads of compliments on your fashion selection. Malachite's name is derived from the Greek molochitis lithos meaning mallow-green stone or mahle meaning green mallow plant after its resemblance to the leaves of the mallow plant. Simple and graceful, this 20-inch matinee necklace features malachite balls, exuding refreshing hues. Set in a frame of silvertone and stainless steel, this necklace is an ideal accessory for an outstanding look. In addition, the gem is used as a traditional gift for 13th anniversary. Natural properties of mined gemstones offer a slight difference in color saturation, hue, and tone. Gemstone images may not always capture these slight differences.