Bead, howlite (dyed), turquoise blue, 4x4mm flat star, B grade, Mohs hardness 3 to 3-1/2. Sold per 16-inch strand.
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Item Number: 13-6236GS
Turquoise howlite is a great substitute for genuine turquoise. Howlite is found in continental evaporite deposits with other borate and evaporite minerals. It forms in nodules with the appearance of a head of cauliflower; crystal faces on the nodules are rare.
Testing for colorfastness is recommended.
13-6236GS>>http://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/136236gs136236GSBead, howlite (dyed), turquoise blue, 4x4mm flat star, B grade, Mohs hardness 3 to 3-1/2. Sold per 16-inch strand.//image2.fmgstatic.com/images/p6236gsb.jpg8.378.37As Low As $4.43 per strand