Rare Tiffany 13-13.5mm round beads (ETB01036)
Tiffany Stone is an opalite (common opal), and often has a soft rind. Fine quality tiffany stone has purple coloration and can even be a pure dark, translucent purple color.
Tiffany Stone comes from one locality in Utah.
The mine is no longer open for collecting and all of this beautiful material is now ground up for beryllium ore.
Dimensions of beads:
Size: 13 - 13.5 mm
-this is only an approximate
Length: 16 inches
Finishing : Polished