Chalcedony is a cryptocrystalline form of silica made up of Quartz and Moganite, another silica mineral with a monoclinic crystal structure. Chalcedony has a waxy luster, and may be semitransparent or translucent with a wide range of colors, including white to gray, grayish-blue and a shade of brown ranging from pale to nearly black. Chalcedony sits a 6-7 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness.
These Chalcedony beads are cute little square shape. The coloring ranges from milky browns to some clear spots with some white banding. These beads really are something to look at and study each one being pretty different.
Chalcedony is believed to be a nurturing stone, promoting goodwill and group work. It is thought to absorb negativity and harmonize the body, mind, emotions and spirit.
Due to the nature of natural products, color, size, and style may vary slightly from the photos listed. You will receive a strand similar to those in the listing.