Carnelian (Dyed / Heated), Matte 8mm Round
Manufacturer: Cutting Edge Supply
Availability: Usually ships from CES Warehouse within 24hrs.
B grade, Mohs hardness 6-1/2 to 7. Sold per 8-inch strand, approximately 20 beads.
Matte surface provides good contrast against shiny polish beads. Carnelian, a form of translucent red-orange chalcedony (kal-SID-nee), is named for the deep red-orange color of the Kornel cherry. Those who value the spiritual powers of carnelian credit it with increasing motivation and self-determination. From Brazil and Colombia.
Hole Size: 0.5-1.5mm