Natural Smoky quartz (Brazil) 16-17mm oval beads (ETB00113)
Smoky or smokey quartz is a brown to black variety of quartz. Like other quartz gems, it is a silicon dioxide crystal. The smoky color results from free silicon, formed from the silicon dioxide by natural irradiation. (wikipedia)
The popularity of the smoky quartz crystal is due not only to its gorgeous look, but also to its affordability and the energy it provides. Grounding in an uplifting kind of way, the smoky quartz also provides a subtle energy of protection and balance.
Dimensions of beads:
Size: 16 - 17 mm
- this is only an approximate, the size varies slightly.
Length: 16 inches