Pretty polka dotted brown and black semi precious gemstone Petrified Palm Wood.
This oval shaped drilled stone focal point bead pendant is drilled with a 4 mm hole near the top for hanging on your cord or wire, or adding into your bead creation!
It is 58 mm by 24 mm and 12 mm thick. It is domed on both sides.
Beautiful golden semi precious gemstone Petrified Palm Wood, Palmoxylon, from Louisiana. These designer cabochons have tan and black areas and a great polka dot pattern! Some of the cabochons seem to have moonscapes or sceneries.
Petrified Palm Wood is actually a psuedomorph-chalcedony replacing the wood. Therefore Petrified Palm Wood is a member of the chalcedony family with a hardness of 6.5 to 7. Petrified Palm Wood cabochons take a great polish and wear well.
Metaphysical Properties: Petrified Wood is called the stone of patience.