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Stone Beads - 8mm Round - Rhodochrosite (strand)

$24.75

  • Manufactured by: Dakota Stones
  • SKUs62920
  • Availability :Out of Stock
Rhodochrosite is a bubblegum pink to rose red stone, with occasional inclusions of creamy white and dark grey. A manganese carbonate material of the Calcite group, Rhodochrosite has a pearly luster and often displays banded patterning. It is considered a stone of love and has been called the Stone...
Shape: Round

Color: Pink

Product Type: Bead

Material: Stone

Stone Type: Rhodochrosite

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Rhodochrosite is a bubblegum pink to rose red stone, with occasional inclusions of creamy white and dark grey. A manganese carbonate material of the Calcite group, Rhodochrosite has a pearly luster and often displays banded patterning. It is considered a stone of love and has been called the Stone of the Compassionate Heart. One of its aliases is Inca Rose, so named because the ancient Incas believed the stone to be the petrified blood of their ancestral rulers. Mohs hardness = 3.5 - 4.

8mm Approx. 50 on 16 inch (40.64 cm) strand. (strand)

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Stone Beads - 8mm Round - Rhodochrosite (strand)


The rarer Rhodochosite has strong patterns and often more dramatic. The Inca's believed that Rhodochrosite was the blood of their former rulers, turned to stone.