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    Sunstone 8mm Round Beads

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    Sunstone Round 8mm Gemstone Beads (50pce Strand) - 40cm/16'" Strand.

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    Sunstone Round 8mm Gemstone Beads (50pce Strand) - 40cm/16'" Strand.

    Sunstone is a plagioclase feldspar, which when viewed from certain directions exhibits a brilliant spangled appearance. The optical effect appears to be due to reflections from inclusions of red copper, The Greeks believed that sunstone protected the earth from calamities and kept the sun on its right track.

    Please note that our stock can vary in colour and if you have any specific colour requirements please contact us.

    Additional Information

    Stone Type Natural
    Common gemstone enhancement and likelihood Oiling/Resin Infusion (Occasionally)
    Origin Norway, Siberia, USA
    Size 8mm
    Hole Size Approximate (mm) 1.0
    Mohs scale ratings (hardness) 6.5 - 7.2
    Bead Care - Avoid the following... Ultrasonic Cleaners