Patination is the process of changing the finish of copper. Copper is usually a reddish brown color.
Natural patination can be achieved by atmospheric oxidation. Expedited patination is by applying fire or chemicals.
Copper has been used for thousands of years Through history. Ancient Egyptians and Romans understood the natural antimicrobial properties of copper. They used it to build their hand tools, decorative jewelry and weapons as shown on museums displayed all over the world. Copper is durable, natural, earth friendly, reusable, recyclable and beautiful.