Strand Length: approx. 15.5 inches.
100% natural Chrysocolla beads! Amazing material and a gorgeous faceting.
Chrysocolla has a beautiful velvety blue to green color stone and it is found in many different locations around the world, including Australia, Chile, Greece, the United States, and Peru where this one originates. The gemstone is commonly found in close proximity to copper deposits which are partially responsible for its formation. It is a relatively soft stone rating 3-3.5 on the Mohs hardness scale so it should be handled with care to avoid scratches. Chrysocolla is a beautiful and unique stone that is perfect for anyone who loves blue jewelry.