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Australian Mookaite Jasper · Smooth · Round · 4mm, 6mm, 8mm

$4.95
SKU 1RdMooAus4.5S106
Size:
4.5mm
6.5mm
8mm
8.5mm
10mm

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74 in stock

Strand Length: approx. 15 inches.

100% natural Mookaite beads.

Prior to becoming a stone, Mookaite was a deep oceanic bottom-mud made up of skeletal fragments from marine microorganisms. Over millions of years and with sea-level change the siliceous ooze was cemented together forming Mookaite. 

The word Mookaite originated from the Aborigines, and means 'running water', referring to the Mooka Creek where it is found.

Bead Count

Count of beads on a strand:

  • 4mm = 85 Beads
  • 6mm = 58 Beads
  • 8mm = 45 Beads
  • 10mm = 36 Beads
  • 12mm = 30 Beads
Note: These are general guidelines. The actually count may be greater or slightly less than stated.
Hole Size

Bead hole size ranges:

  • 4mm = 0.6mm to 0.8mm
  • 6mm = 0.8mm to 1.0mm
  • 8mm = 0.8mm to 1.0mm
  • 10mm = 1.0mm and larger
Note: These are general guidelines. The actually hole size may be slightly larger or smaller than stated.

Customer Reviews

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Eric S.
Just what I needed!

These beads had a nice variety of color, and they perfectly matched the size of some older beads that I had. I would certainly buy these again.

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Christina L.
Mookaite beads

Gorgeous! Can’t wait to create!

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S.R.
Mookaite 6mm Beads

I was really pleased with the wide color selection on these, and, as always, the quality.