- Gemstone Beads
Strand Length: 15 to 16 inches
This natural Turritella Agate has not been treated to enhance color or clarity in any way.
These fossiliferous turritella agate beads are a real visual delight. Linked together to create impressive handicrafts as well as jewelry, these smooth freeform beads come in a have an earthy brown color to give your look a subtle grounded finish. Keep the artist in you satisfied with these exquisite stones and to bring your imagination to life!
Agate is a translucent variety of banded microcrystalline quartz. The name agate comes the Achete River in Sicily where these semi-precious stones were found in ancient times. Agates are known to have stabilizing and strengthening influences.