Afghan Fluorite Cornerless Cubes
These Fluorite beads were handmade in Afghanistan pre-2000. A rich matte finish, hand faceted, the material is good quality fluorite, soft light purple with a hint of sage green. These beads are fairly uniform, but due to their hand-faceting, they vary. 16 1/2 inch long strand, averaging 9mm square. 43 beads on this strand. Check out other semi-precious stone beads from Afghanistan, last photo shows some bracelets made with a blend od shapes and stones, with Thai silver.