This magnesite has been stabilized and dyed a lively turquoise blue color that may range in tone from light to deep. This serves to improve its hardness and durability, as well as help prevent the absorption of body oils and deterioration from chemicals. May display matrix in colors ranging from brown to black.
Beads>Grade C>MagnesiteBeadsGrade CMagnesiteBluesOval6mmDyedhttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h203982ckH203982CKBead, magnesite (dyed / stabilized), blue, 6x4mm flat oval, C grade, Mohs hardness 3-1/2 to 4. Sold per 16-inch strand.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p3982ckb.jpg4.472.00Only $2.00 per strandON SALE