Herkimer Diamonds - Quartz Crystal Graduated10-25mm
Listing is for one 16" graduated 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 temporarily strung with a tiny seed bead separating each Herkimer to protect the natural points.
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 occurring facets. Unlike real diamonds, Herkimer diamonds are mined above ground, making them more ethical and sustainable than mined diamonds.