Orders will be delayed 8th to 23rd April 2019. Now mailed from the UK.
Vibrant Apple Green Gaspeite Nugget Beads
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Shipping Weight: 72.00 grams
|Price is per 15 1/2-inch strand of these beautiful beads - drilled as in picture. Average largest nugget measures about 12mm x 10mm x 7mm. |
Gaspeite is light green to apple green and is relatively rare. The color comes from the fact that it is found around nickel sulfides. Named after the Gaspe' Peninsula in Quebec where it was originally found, although today, most is mined in Australia. Although a similar color to turquoise, gaspeite is a nickel carbonate. Gaspeite is a little softer than turquoise, and should be treated with at least as much care.
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