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Bead World Forte Beads

Forte Bead - Tiger Eye - Sold Individually

Weight:
0.60 Grams
  • Forte Bead - Tiger Eye - Sold Individually
  • Forte Bead - Tiger Eye - Sold Individually
  • Forte Bead - Tiger Eye - Sold Individually
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Description

  • Sold Individually
  • Also known as Pony Beads, Forte Beads are a 5x7mm bead that is rectangular in shape with rounded edges, almost like a rondel or heishi. They have a larger hole of 2.5mm, allowing for you to use many kinds of stringing materials. Our favorite cords to use is our pre-made bracelet and necklace nylon cords, they have finished ends so it makes it super simple to string on your forte beads and go! Another one of our favorite cords to use is our 1.5mm Nylon cords. We have all kinds of colors to choose from to match your style.
  • What is it: Tiger eye is a chatoyant (cats' eye effect) variety of microcystalline quartz. Tiger eye gets it's lustrous appearance from the parallel intergrowth of quartz crystals and altered amphibole fibers that have mostly turned into limonite.
  • History: Tiger eye is a stone that has been used in jewelry since Roman times. Roman soldiers wore it during battle as a symbol of protection. People still believe that wearing tiger eye in their jewelry helps them accomplish their goals and also helps them in making the right decisions.
  • Metaphysical Properties: Many people believe that tiger eye has medicinal properties that assists in lowering blood pressure and problems related to the kidneys.

Because gemstones are natural materials, appearances may vary from bead to bead.

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Additional Information

Shape:
Forte
Finish:
Polished
Sold:
Individually
Color:
Brown
Material:
Tiger Eye
Hole Size:
2.5mm
Dimensions:
5x7mm
Range:
4-5.9mm
Range:
6-7.9mm
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