Put elegant shine into your designs with the smoky quartz 6mm faceted round beads from Dakota Stones. Available by the strand, these gemstone beads feature a round shape and faceted surface for enhanced shine. They are versatile in size, so can be used in necklaces, bracelets and earrings. Smoky quartz is named after its smoky color, which is caused by Gamma rays. The color of smoky quartz is variable from brown to black and sometimes smoky gray. Flat panes of smoky quartz were used to make sunglasses in China in the 12th century. Metaphysical Properties: Smoky quartz is nature's stone of endurance. If you need an extra boost, carry a smoky quartz gemstone with you. It enhances organizational skills and is good to have around in the workplace or home office.
Because gemstones are natural materials, appearances may vary from bead to bead. Each strand includes approximately 34 beads.