Indulge your eyes in these beautiful turquoise beads brought to you from the mountainous wilds of Afghanistan. Cut from the brilliant green Turquoise stone, these delightful, handcrafted gemstone beads have been fashioned in a versatile heishi shape. Each bead measures approximately 1-7 x 3-5mm, with holes measuring 1mm. Each strand is approximately 16" long. Turquoise stone has been treasured since time immemorial as a protective talisman. Interestingly, it derives its name in the English language from the Turks who were the first to introduce it to the Western World. Add these beads to your collection today! Multiple strands pictured. Each strand sold individually. Strand may vary slightly from photo.