Herkimer Diamonds - Quartz Crystal 8mm
Listing is for one 15.5" strand of natural Herkimer Diamond quartz crystal beads.
These particular Herkimer's have black rutile inclusions, adding to the interest of this unique gemstone.
Beads are drilled from point to point and measure approximately 8mm each, with some variation. They are measuring at 3-4mm wide.
Herkimer Diamonds are composed of quartz, and are double-terminated crystals with termination points on either end of the rock. They are known to have 18 naturally occuring facets. Unlike real diamonds, Herkimer diamonds are mined above ground, making them more ethical and sustainable than mined diamonds.