Aventurine is a variety of the Quartz family of crystals, characterized by what is believe to be mica inclusions giving the stone a 'shimmery' look known asAventurescence. It sits at a 7 on the Mohs Scale of Hardness. Aventurine comes in a variety of colors, the most common being a light green.
These Green Aventurine beads are a stunning deep green with loads of sparkle. The shape is unique in that it looks kind of bone-ish. These are really cool beads that will surely make your project pop!
Aventurine is thought to be a very positive stone associated with prosperity and diffusing negative situations. It is thought to reinforce leadership qualities, and promote compassion and empathy. Green Aventurine specifically is thought to be a heart healer that settles nausea and dissolves negative emotions.
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.