Faceted Red Agate cut in Germany around the 1800's for African Trade. Carnelian, also known as “red agate,” is a semi-precious gemstone tinted by iron oxides. These beads are long and are slightly graduated on the strand, the longest beads are 40mm in length. Most of the carnelian beads in Africa came originally from India, or from Brazil by way of Idar-Oberstein in Germany.
- Each beautiful bead is different and unique in its own way
- This is a nice matched strand that is 18" long
- 12 beads on the strand
- Price is for these exact 12 beads
Size: 14 x 40mm beads on 18" strand
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