THIS IS A RESERVED LISTING ..... IF YOU ARE NOT BARBARA, PLEASE DO NOT BUY IT. THANKS !
*** Skinned Blue Lace Chalcedony Rough Cut Nugget Bead ***
1.) approx. size : 24~24.7 mm x 15.7~16 mm x 11~14 mm (L x W x D) 2.) Quantity: 3 beads 3.) approx. weight : 20 grams = 100 carats 4.) This listing is for the exact stone shown in the photo. 5.) Color of gemstone may vary slightly from screen to screen.
Note: 1.) Please expect rough markings or pitting here and there, which is generally inevitable for rough cut stones. 2.) Stones are cut to keep the primitive brown matrix from host rocks and as they are mostly on the skin of stone, hence "skinned". 3.) Being "skinned" makes these stones unique and intriguing.
~~~Blue Lace Agate is translucent with beautiful banded and lacey shades of light blue, white and clear agate. It is often called Blue Chalcedony as one of the Chalcedony Group in its narrow sense. Bloodstone, chrysoprase, carnelian, onyx, sardonyx are all varieties of chalcedony gemstones. They start with the same chemical composition as the Blue Lace Agate then other minerals get into the mix to create the other types of stones.~~~