Stone: Hydrogrossular Garnet Color: Translucent to opaque dark olive green Approximate size & shape of
chips: 1/8" to 1/4"; rounded, rough
50 Stone Chip Beads
For the jewelry-maker or beading enthusiast, here are 50 beads made of Hydrogrossular Garnet chips. Chips are the small leftovers from tumbled stones or shells, with holes drilled through them.
Mix them with other stone beads and metallic spacers for endless possibilities.
[Please allow for natural variations in the stones.]
These are Garnets?
Garnet comes in a large variety of colors, but we are so used to the common red-purple kind that we can't think of it in any other color. These are a dull dark olive green, on the jaggedy side. Rough-looking, but you may like that.