Hematite Bead Stretch Bracelet
Be cool as a cucumber sporting this steely stretch bracelet featuring 8mm hematite beads. The bracelet measures 7".
Hematite is a reddish-black mineral consisting of ferric oxide. It is an important ore of iron. it is one of the few gemstones that exhibits a metallic luster. Like most other gemstones with a metallic luster, hematite is remarkably dense and possesses an extremely high refractive index.
Hematite can be found in numerous places around the world. Some of the more significant sources include Minas Gerais, Brazil; Cumbria, England and Elba, Italy. Other areas are also known for producing fine quality stones: Morroco, South Africa, Bangladesh, China, New Zealand, the Czech Republic and the United States (Minnesota, Michigan, Arizona and New York).