Admire these beautiful raw gemstone beads made from rough amazonite. Amazonite is an ancient gemstone that has been loved for its beauty for centuries. According to legend, the warrior women of the ancient Amazon tribe in Brazil used amazonite to adorn their shields, cure illnesses, and heal wounds. These beautiful beads preserve the natural character of the stone with minimal processing, cutting and polishing. These strands work great as home decor, laid out on a book shelf or placed in a decorative bowl. The beads can also be incorporated in your own custom jewelry designs. Each bead measures approximately 4-13 x 6-17mm with a hole size of approximately 2mm. You will receive a full strand measuring approximately 16". Get yours today!