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Howlite was discovered in Nova Scotia by Henry How. This gem is easily recognized by its grey, black or brown veins within opaque white stone. Howlite is a porous and inexpensive gem, which makes it an great candidate for dying. It is often dyed to resemble turquoise or lapis lazuli. Some alternative healers believe it to decrease stress and encourage restful sleep, it is also often known as "Tranquility Stone".

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White Magnesite Round 20mm Average
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1 ST $3.25 ($3.25 per ST)

2 ST $4.95 ($2.48 per ST)

6 ST $11.80 ($1.97 per ST)

18 ST $34.05 ($1.89 per ST)


Shape: Rounds
Size: 20mm
Color: White Magnesite
Material: Stabilized Magnesite
Made in: China
Description: The sky's the limit for design possibilities using these fabulous natural-color, stabilized Magnesite beads! Magnesite or Magnesium Carbonate is a highly porous, low luster stone which is often dyed, and nearly always stabilized. Magnesite can be dyed into a broad spectrum of bold colors, most commonly Turquoise. Magnesite is sometimes called misnomers such as lime Turquoise, White Turquoise, or Marshmallow Turquoise, due the dark brown or black matrix commonly seen within the stone.
Showroom Aisle: 4
Showroom Section: I

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2 ST $4.35 ($2.17 per ST)

8 ST $13.85 ($1.73 per ST)

24 ST $39.90 ($1.66 per ST)


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