Bring a unique touch to designs with these Dakota Stones gemstone beads. These beads feature a narrow oval chip shape. The stringing hole is drilled through the middle of the shape, so they are sure to stand out in designs. Layer them together for a modern look, or use a few as accents between smaller beads. These fire opal beads contain both opal and the rhyolitic host material in which it is formed, which provides sufficient hardness for the stone to be cut. Its name is derived from the translucent fiery oranges and reds for which the opal is known, though it can also include dark brown and golden colors. Metaphysical Properties: Fire opal is believed to enhance creativity and prosperity, as well as provide protection.
Because gemstones are natural materials, appearances may vary from piece to piece. Each strand includes approximately 34 beads.