146 x 10mm Natural Light Purple Sugilite Heishi Disc Beads

Product Code: ga4777

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Price is per 15.5-inch string of these beautiful light purple  beads. Each bead measures about 10mm x 3mm - about 146 discs to the string


NOTE: Actual colour of the bead is lighter than the one on the picture

Sugilite is one of the newest and rarest gemstones. Its rich shades of purple instantly made it highly sought after. Many have hailed Sugilite as the gem of the New Age. Named from the Japanese discover in 1944.

It has a very distinctive opaque purple color when found in its most desirable color shades. The polished stones are mostly opaque with an almost waxy luster and a deep reddish purple colour. It has been described as a purple turquoise although there is no relation between the two minerals. Its jewelry uses are becoming widespread and sugilite is being used in jewellery styles with turquoise, malachite and coral.

Sugilite is wonderful to carry and instills a feeling of being free. It infuses one with inspiration. It can help believe in yourself and especially in your unique inherent talents. Sugilite is also used to eliminate hostility.