Heishi Turquoise Imperial Jasper Gemstone Strand
Heishi Imperial Jasper Strand - Turquoise
Colour Enhanced - Colour Fast
Imperial jasper is a rare, near gem quality variety of porcelain jasper found entirely in mexico. Known for it’s distinct rich colors and overlapping orbs and patterns, it is considered to be one of the more valuable jasper varieties, and has become partticularly popular in india. The stone is found in the side of a canyon wall, where it is mined, and it is believed that the vein could be up to a mile long!
Mined in mexico
Polished for a luxe feel.
Strand contains approx 96 x 4mm x 2mm Stone beads
Colour fast heat treated
Strand Length 37 cm
This sale is for one strand
Heishi is a word used to describe this style of bead. A small polished bead, often of shell, coral, or turquoise, especially a small flat disk that can be strung with others of uniform size to form a smooth cylindrical strand, used to make jewelry.