This oval shaped semi precious gemstone bead pendant of Apache Gold is top drilled with a 4 mm hold from side to side for stringing on your own cord or into your unique bead creation.
The drilled stone bead pendant is 50 mm long by 23 mm wide and 11 mm thick.
This lovely semi precious gemstone material is known as Apache Gold.
It is bright and shiny gold Chalcopyrite in a black Schist found in "The Big Hole" in Jerome, Arizona.
Chalcopyrite has been referred to as Fool's Gold because it is such a bright gold color and the black in this material is dark black, creating quite a striking contrast. Apache Gold semi precious gemstone cabochons take a high polish.
Metaphysical Properties: Chalcopyrite is said to assist one in finding lost objects!