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Turquoise (Reconstituted) 4mm Round Beads

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Turquoise (Reconstituted) 3.5mm Round Beads

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These beads are reconstituted. They are a pretty Turquoise Blue colour, showing light veining. Sold as temporary strung 32cm (approx) strands. PLEASE NOTE: These are shorter strands than our last batch and we have adjusted the price accordingly.

Availability: In stock

Regular Price: £1.24

Special Price: £1.15

 

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Legend - About 4000 years ago Ancient Egyptians made a form of reconstituted turquoise. It differed from todays product as they didn't actually use turquoise. They used crushed quartz which was then dyed, glazed and heated - the presence of copper in the glaze would give a blue-green colour and the result is known as Egyptian Faience. Today, as Turquoise is a fairly soft stone, it is easy to grind it to a powder, add resins and dye and form into blocks. These blocks are then made into beads. Properties - Supposed to be a stone of communication, making one more eloquent, loving, creative and honest. Also considered a stone of friendship. Description - These beads are reconstituted. They are a pretty Turquoise Blue colour, showing light veining. Sold as temporary strung 35cm (approx) strands.

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