African "turquoise" (jasper) (dyed), medium chip
Manufacturer: Cutting Edge Supply
Availability: Usually ships from CES Warehouse within 24hrs
Mohs hardness 6-1/2 to 7. Sold per 36-inch strand.
Because of its exotic blend of base color and dark matrix this material is known in the trade as African "turquoise." It is actually a jasper. Chips range from small to large with an average size of medium. Sizes, shapes and colors may vary with handcrafted items.
Hole Size: 0.5-1.5mm